Seventeenth-Century Armenian Paintings Return to Windsor Castle After 150 Years
Seventeenth-Century Armenian Paintings Return to Windsor Castle After 150 Years
  • September 24, 2021

LONDON — Visitors at Windsor Castle will get to see two newly conserved paintings by the mysterious 17th-century Armenian artist Marcos. Windsor Express reports.The paintings have been installed in the King’s Dining Room at Windsor...

New Book Presentation Sep 25-Event-The Committee of Union and Progress
New Book Presentation Sep 25-Event-The Committee of Union and Progress
  • September 14, 2021

FRESNO — The Armenian Studies Program announced the publication of its latest book, The Committee of Union and Progress: Founders, Ideology, and Structure, Volume 13 in the Armenian Series of The Press at California State University,...

“Architects of the Armenian Genocide: The Top-Level Perpetrators” by Dr. Suren Manukyan
“Architects of the Armenian Genocide: The Top-Level Perpetrators” by Dr. Suren Manukyan
  • August 30, 2021

FRESNO — Dr. Suren Manukyan will speak on “Architects of the Armenian Genocide: The Top-Level Perpetrators” at 7:00PM (Pacific time)/10:00PM (Eastern time) on Friday, September 17, 2021. The presentation is part of the Fall 2021 Lecture...

Armenian Cemetery in Van Bulldozed, Tombstones and Bones Smashed
Armenian Cemetery in Van Bulldozed, Tombstones and Bones Smashed
  • August 27, 2021

ISTANBUL (AsiaNews) – Unknown assailants have damaged several (Christian) graves in an Armenian cemetery in the district of Tusba, in the province of Van, in the far east of Turkey. Yesterday, Turkish opposition MP Murat Sarisaç, a member of...

NBA Star Enes Kanter Receives Death Threats After Speaking Out About the Armenian Genocide
NBA Star Enes Kanter Receives Death Threats After Speaking Out About the Armenian Genocide
  • August 16, 2021

BOSTON — Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter has responded to death threats he has received in the wake of speaking out about the Armenian genocide that took place in the early 20th century.“I AM NOT SCARED,” Kanter wrote at the end...

NAASR Executive Director Sarah Ignatius to Retire
NAASR Executive Director Sarah Ignatius to Retire
  • July 30, 2021

BELMONT, MA — Yervant Chekijian, the Chairman of the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) has announced that its Executive Director Sarah Ignatius is retiring this year, now that she is turning 70. She has served as...

Rev. Dr. René Léonian Appointed New Chair of Armenology at the Catholic University of Lyon
Rev. Dr. René Léonian Appointed New Chair of Armenology at the Catholic University of Lyon
  • July 27, 2021

Recently, Rev. Dr. René Léonian was appointed Chair of the Armenology of the Catholic University of Lyon by the Rector of the University, in consultation with the Dean of the University’s Faculty of Theology. Below are the highlights of an...

Armenian American Museum Celebrates Historic Groundbreaking
Armenian American Museum Celebrates Historic Groundbreaking
  • July 14, 2021

GLENDALE – The Armenian American Museum held a festive celebration to mark its historic Groundbreaking Ceremony at the future site of the museum in Glendale Central Park on July 11, 2021. More than 1,000 guests joined to commemorate the start of...

Nirze Village of Gesaria Brought Alive – A Milestone in Armenian Historiography Presented by Gerard J. Libaridian
Nirze Village of Gesaria Brought Alive – A Milestone in Armenian Historiography Presented by Gerard J. Libaridian
  • July 9, 2021

The Gomidas Institute just released a translation of a major milestone in modern Armenian historiography. A simple book in many respects, A Brief History of Nirze Village of Gesaria (Համառօտ պատմութիւն Կեսարիոյ Նիրզէ...

What Happened in the Village of Til, Palou, 1915?
What Happened in the Village of Til, Palou, 1915?
  • June 8, 2021

BY NORA VOSBIGIAN (London)The recent English translation of Missak Khralian’s memoir, Palahovid; An Ancestral Memoir, makes for shocking reading. Originally published in 1938 by Masis Press in Sofia, Bulgaria, this is the memoir of a child...

Hovannisian’s The Hidden Map Set for Encore Nationwide Broadcasts On Nbclx, May 28-30, 2021
Hovannisian’s The Hidden Map Set for Encore Nationwide Broadcasts On Nbclx, May 28-30, 2021
  • May 24, 2021

Following a widely acclaimed television debut, Ani Hovannisian’s documentary, The Hidden Map, has been scheduled for encore broadcasts on NBCLX nationwide on May 28, 29, and 30, 2021. The fast-growing NBC-owned network known for its innovative...

NBCLX to Air Hovannisian’s “The Hidden Map” Nationwide April 23 to 25
NBCLX to Air Hovannisian’s “The Hidden Map” Nationwide April 23 to 25
  • April 23, 2021

LOS ANGELES — NBCLX, part of the NBC Universal-owned television stations, announces that it will air filmmaker Ani Hovannisian’s documentary, The Hidden Map, nationwide on April 23, 24, and 25, 2021. Recognizing the importance of presenting...