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‘We Sing Armenian Church Songs’ Children’s Album Released Last Week

‘We Sing Armenian Church Songs’ Children’s Album Released Last Week

ward-winning artist Nvair officially released her latest album, “We Sing Armenian Church Songs (Badarak Hymns for Children)” on Friday, October 18.

October 21st, 2014

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American Authors Build Literary Connections with Armenia and Turkey

American Authors Build Literary Connections with Armenia and Turkey

Six American authors are traveling to Armenia and Turkey to visit local universities and literary institutions as part of a reading tour organized by the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program (IWP). The trip aims to introduce contemporary American authors to Armenia and Turkey and to foster creative ties between the countries.

October 21st, 2014

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Lark’s 100 Events Continue with Dilijan’s 10th Season Premier Oct. 26

Lark’s 100 Events Continue with Dilijan’s 10th Season Premier Oct. 26

The 10th Anniversary Season of the Dilijan Chamber Music Concert Series launches on Sunday, Oct. 26, at 3 p.m. at the Zipper Hall in downtown Los Angeles.

October 20th, 2014

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Art Exhibit to Honor Rostom Voskanian Oct. 25

Art Exhibit to Honor Rostom Voskanian Oct. 25

Armenia School Foundation USA, the Armenian Cultural Ararat Organization 70th Celebrations Arts Committee, and the Melik Voskanian Foundation have joined together to honor, remember, and celebrate the precious life and works of renowned architect and artist Rostom Voskanian.

October 17th, 2014

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Book Review: ‘Deli Sarkis: The Scars He Carried’

Book Review: ‘Deli Sarkis: The Scars He Carried’

With a first glance, I knew that my interest in this book lies not only in the memoir of a survivor of the Armenian Genocide—a major theme in my studies and research— but also in the responses of the offspring, the second generation survivors of the Genocide, to their parents’ traumatic past. And this topic happens to be at the core of my present undertaking.

October 17th, 2014

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Hamazkayin Presents Six-Day Theater Festival in February

Hamazkayin Presents Six-Day Theater Festival in February

The series of plays to be presented by the well-known theatrical group, Hamazkayin Sos Sargsyan StateTheater of Armenia, previously scheduled for Sept. 30 to Oct. 5, was postponed for unforeseen reasons and will take place February 3 to 8, 2015.

October 16th, 2014

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AFFMA Announces Film Festival Line Up and Premier Nights

AFFMA Announces Film Festival Line Up and Premier Nights

The Arpa Foundation for Film, Music, and Art announces its 17th annual Arpa International Film Festival, to be held November 14-16th, 2014 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.

October 16th, 2014

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Armenian Film Project Seeks Backing on Kickstarter

Armenian Film Project Seeks Backing on Kickstarter

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Stephanie Garoyan Ayanian and Storyshop Films are producing the documentary film “A New Armenia” to document Armenian American lives today.

October 7th, 2014

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Guy Manoukian to Perform Live in LA

Guy Manoukian to Perform Live in LA

Lebanese musician, composer and pianist, Guy Manoukian, has been a key musical player both locally and internationally for the last decade. Not only has he worked with the biggest names in the US, but his fusion of oriental melodies with modern arrangements has taken him all over the world, selling out concerts in Singapore, Santiago de Chile, and the Sydney Opera House.

October 3rd, 2014

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Hamazkayin Tölölyan Prize Opens for Submissions

Hamazkayin Tölölyan Prize Opens for Submissions

The Hamazkayin Armenian Educational and Cultural Society of the Eastern United States is pleased to solicit submissions for the third annual Minas and Kohar Tölölyan Prize in Contemporary Literature. As with last year, two prizes, one for the Armenian language submissions and one for the English language submissions, will be awarded as the winners of the Minas and Kohar Tölölyan Prize in Contemporary Literature.

October 1st, 2014

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Ararat-Eskijian Museum, CSUN Armenian Studies to Host Conference on Pre-1915 Art

Ararat-Eskijian Museum, CSUN Armenian Studies to Host Conference on Pre-1915 Art

The Ararat-Eskijian Museum and the Armenian Studies Program (ASP) at the California State University, Northridge (CSUN) have organized a daylong conference on “Armenian Art and Culture in the Ottoman Empire before 1915” dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

September 30th, 2014

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International Poetry Festival Welcomes Poet Lola Koundakjian

International Poetry Festival Welcomes Poet Lola Koundakjian

Among the one hundred international, renowned poets attending the 30th International Poetry Festival at Trois-Rivières in Quebec, starting October 3rd, is New York poet Lola Koundakjian.

September 25th, 2014

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YerazArt to Host Benefit Concert Oct. 4

YerazArt to Host Benefit Concert Oct. 4

On October 2, Diana Adamyan, 14 -year- old violin prodigy from Armenia, will be performing as the featured “Young Artist” at the prestigious National Arts Centre Orchestra’s Annual Gala in Ottawa (Canada), where reigning violin virtuoso, Itzhak Perlman will also be in attendance.

September 25th, 2014

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‘Dear Armen’ By Kamee Abrahamian to Be Staged in San Francisco

‘Dear Armen’ By Kamee Abrahamian to Be Staged in San Francisco

Golden Thread Productions takes a radical turn this fall by introducing Bay Area audiences to two new irreverent performances that challenge expectations of Middle Eastern art and artists.

September 23rd, 2014

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