AGBU Papazian Library Honors Genocide Centennial with Month-Long Exhibition< 1 min read
YEREVAN, Armenia – From April 1-30, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s AGBU Papazian Library commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide with a month-long poster and book exhibition.
The exhibition was held in both the library and in the corner area of Manoogian Hall. The Manoogian Hall exhibition featured excerpts from a poster exhibition published by the Armenian Genocide Museum Institute in 2005 and included copies of photographs and archival documents from the museum’s collection.
The library exhibit featured books and other materials from the library collection, as well as a slideshow of images and links. The selected materials included historical books about the Armenian Genocide, memoirs, media coverage, art, and books about other genocides.
Founded in 1991, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is a private, independent university located in Yerevan, Armenia and affiliated with the University of California. AUA provides a global education in Armenia and the region, offering high-quality, graduate and undergraduate studies, encouraging civic engagement, and promoting public service and democratic values.