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Imaging and Imagining Avarayr: Visualizing Armenian History in Early Modern Vaspurakan

308E, PAB Baghramyan 40, Yerevan

About the Event:  Armenian collective consciousness is saturated with images of the Battle of Avarayr (451 AD). Vardan Mamikonyan and his martyred soldiers have materialized over the last century as statues, tattoos, book covers, t-shirts, etc. But this is not how the cult of Vardanants began. In this talk, Piñon examines the battle as it […]

Daring Armenian Women: Anonymous No More

Alex and Marie Manoogian Hall, PAB 40 Marshal Baghramyan Ave, Yerevan

About the Event:  This is a video screening  of “Do You Know My Name?” video series produced by the Daring Armenian Women Project. It is a collaborative project that aims to intervene and disrupt the anonymity of Armenian women in public space and make their names and lives known. The screening will be followed by […]

Longing: Forty Two Poems & One Visit

Akian Art Gallery, Paramaz Avedisian Building, American University of Armenia 40 Marshal Baghramyan Ave, Yerevan

About the Event: Attend a book presentation and reading by AUA lecturer Patrick Azadian on his newly published book, Longing: Forty Two Poems & One Visit. About the Speaker: Patrick Azadian is an adjunct lecturer at AUA. He earned his B.A. in sociology from UCLA and M.A. in higher education from Drexel University. Azadian was […]