Armenia’s Byurakan Observatory Listed as IAU Outstanding Astronomical Heritage
Armenia’s Byurakan Observatory Listed as IAU Outstanding Astronomical Heritage
  • April 27, 2022

YEREVAN (Armradio) — The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has listed the Byurakan Observatory in Armenia as  Outstanding Astronomical Heritage.The international portal briefly presents the history of the Observatory, its activity and...

Armenian Communities of Persia/Iran Book Launch
Armenian Communities of Persia/Iran Book Launch
  • April 19, 2022

7:00 pm Thursday, April 28 Armenian Society of Los Angeles 117 S Louise St, Glendale, CA 91205Armenian Communities of Persia/Iran: History, Trade, Culture, recently released by Mazda Publishers, will be presented by Professor Richard G. Hovannisian,...

ACA Supports The Armenian Genocide Education Act
ACA Supports The Armenian Genocide Education Act
  • April 18, 2022

WASHINGTON, DC — The Armenian Genocide Education Act, authored by Representatives Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues Co-Chair Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), has at present, garnered support from twenty three members of...

Armenian National Institute Website Now Includes 327 Armenian Genocide Memorials
Armenian National Institute Website Now Includes 327 Armenian Genocide Memorials
  • April 5, 2022

Washington, D.C. – After extensive research and the gift of a major cache of photographs of Armenian Genocide memorials from around the world, the Armenian National Institute (ANI) website presently displays 327 memorials in 45...

Top Lawmakers Demand Investigation of Corruption in Armenian Genocide Victim Payments
Top Lawmakers Demand Investigation of Corruption in Armenian Genocide Victim Payments
  • April 4, 2022

LOS ANGELES — Four influential California lawmakers called this week for an investigation into a $17.5-million class-action settlement on behalf of Armenian genocide victims that a Times investigation found had been marred by fraud, diverted...

NAASR Webinar with Taner Akcam to take “A Look Back, a Look Ahead”
NAASR Webinar with Taner Akcam to take “A Look Back, a Look Ahead”
  • April 4, 2022

BELMONT, MA — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) will present a webinar with Taner Akçam, “A Look Back, A Look Ahead,” on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at 7:30 pm (Eastern) / 4:30 pm (Pacific).The webinar will...

USC Institute of Armenian Studies Brings the Studio to LA in a Mobile Truck
USC Institute of Armenian Studies Brings the Studio to LA in a Mobile Truck
  • April 3, 2022

LOS ANGELES — With a mobile studio in a retrofitted food truck, USC Institute of Armenian Studies is traveling throughout Southern California to encourage and invite people to record their life stories.#MyArmenianStory is a crowd-sourced oral...

Tracing the Hidden History: Unearthing the Past of Socialist Movement in Turkey
Tracing the Hidden History: Unearthing the Past of Socialist Movement in Turkey
  • March 30, 2022

Kadir Akin, with his second book, paves the way for Turkish socialists to pursue their common history with Armenians faithfully and intersectionally, to offer a perspective on what has been left out of history of socialists on the lands they live...

AUA Launches Artsakh Heritage Project to Safeguard Armenian Cultural Treasures
AUA Launches Artsakh Heritage Project to Safeguard Armenian Cultural Treasures
  • March 29, 2022

YEREVAN  — In line with AUA’s commitment to preserve Armenian cultural heritage, the Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA), in partnership with the Armenian General Benevolent Union and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, has launched a...

“Black Garden Aflame: The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict in the Soviet and Russian Press” by Dr. Artyom Tonoyan
“Black Garden Aflame: The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict in the Soviet and Russian Press” by Dr. Artyom Tonoyan
  • March 22, 2022

Dr. Artyom Tonoyan will present on “Black Garden Aflame: The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict in the Soviet and Russian Press” at 7:00PM (Pacific time)/10:00PM (Eastern time) on Thursday, March 31, 2022. The presentation is part of the Spring 2022...

European Parliament Condemns Destruction of Armenian Cultural Heritage in Artsakh by Azerbaijan
European Parliament Condemns Destruction of Armenian Cultural Heritage in Artsakh by Azerbaijan
  • March 11, 2022

STRASBOURG — The European Parliament voted 635 to 2 with 42 abstentions today to adopt a resolution on the Destruction of Cultural Heritage in Nagorno Karabakh.In the Resolution the European Parliament condemns the destruction of cultural...

NAASR and Matenadaran to Partner on Programming
NAASR and Matenadaran to Partner on Programming
  • February 22, 2022

BELMONT — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) and the Matenadaran / Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts in Yerevan, Armenia, will hold the first of a planned series of joint programs on Saturday,...