Books & Art

New Armenian Genocide Film ‘Acts of Conscience’ Premieres in Toronto

TORONTO, Canada—In partnership with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) co-organized the premiere of the museum’s new film about the Armenian Genocide, “Acts of Conscience: Armin T. Wegner and the Armenian Genocide” on Oct. 13. Armin [more...]

October 23, 2016 // 1 Comment

‘Fifty Years of Armenian Literature in France’ Published in Fresno

FRESNO, Calif.—California State University, Fresno Armenian Studies Program Director Prof. Barlow Der Mugrdechian announced that Krikor Beledian’s Fifty Years of Armenian Literature in France has been published by the Armenian Series of The Press, at California State University, Fresno. Krikor [more...]

October 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

‘The Promise’ Caught Up in Genocide Denial Maelstrom

By Bruce Kirkland  TORONTO, Canada (The Toronto Sun)—The new historical drama “The Promise,” which just made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), has now been caught up in a maelstrom of denial about the Armenian Genocide. A still photo from ‘The [more...]

September 14, 2016 // 1 Comment

A Keghetzi’s Memoirs of the Armenian Genocide

From Hell to Heaven: Memoirs of the Armenian Genocide and the Volunteer Corps By Armenag Antranigian Translated by: Vatche Ghazarian Published by Hagop James Antranigian ,Ottawa, Canada (2015); 252 Pages The year was 1896 and three-year-old Armenag Antranigian of Akrag village in Keghi was being [more...]

September 8, 2016 // 1 Comment

‘The Happy Piggy:’ An Armenian Board Book

An Interview with Taline Badrikian Special for the Armenian Weekly An idea can go a long way. Just ask Taline Badrikian, a loving mother who is currently working on publishing her first Armenian children’s board book. The cover of The Happy Piggy   “When I became a mother, I [more...]

September 1, 2016 // 5 Comments

A Book that Initiates 100 Years of History

One never knows what the day’s mail will bring. One moment, it could be a solicitation from a worthy Armenian Cause. Another time, it could be a publication. Impact of an Ancient Nation In both cases, there’s a plethora of activity that makes my life more compelling—for richer or poorer. The [more...]

August 23, 2016 // 1 Comment

‘The Crossroads: Art of Gagik Aroutiunian’ at AMA

The Armenian Museum of America will be hosting the opening of a new exhibition, “The Crossroads: Art of Gagik Aroutiunian,” on Sept. 11. The opening of this exhibition, which will feature artwork from three of Aroutiunian’s series, will include a reception where light refreshments will be [more...]

August 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

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