BOCHUM, Germany — Under normal circumstances we would have organized a huge birthday party. There would have been music —  Armenian music — and poetry and dancing, shish-kebab, with all the trimmings, paklava and Ararat cognac.[...]

BOSTON – During March and April 2021, on the eve of the 106th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Peace of Art www.peaceofart.org continues its annual campaign by erecting electronic billboards on busy highways in various cities in[...]

ANKARA – A bit of an erased past has been rediscovered in Turkey when recent excavations on the site of the former İller Bankası building in Ankara uncovered bones of the city’s former Armenian population. The discovery exposes the[...]

FRESNO — Dr. Dzovinar Derderian will discuss “Migrants from Van and the Transforming Politics of Representation in the Ottoman Empire, 1850’s-1870’s” on Friday, March 19, at 7 p.m. (Pacific time). The presentation is part of the[...]

YEREVAN/PARIS — Photographer and director Alexis Pazoumian was born in 1988, in Paris. He graduated from a graphic school in 2012, and now specializes in documenting communities living on the margins of society. Pazoumian’s works have[...]

BOSTON — Currently the Boston Public Schools do not require their history or social science curriculum frameworks to include the topic of genocide when teaching United States history or world history. At the Council meeting the first[...]

By Dr. Talin Suciyan Herkan. She had one of those special names I had never heard before… It must be one of those old Armenian names, like the ones which I had only come across in the mid-19th century archival documents. She was the[...]

FRESNO — We often hear that music is good for one’s mental health. However we rarely hear this discussed by musicians within the Armenian community. For this reason, the conversation on Instagram Live that took place on the evening of[...]

A classic bread frequently baked in Armenian American communities, katah is sometimes referred to as an “Armenian croissant.” It’s flaky, tender, and enriched with plenty of butter. This particular version is inspired by a recipe[...]

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (FAON, Euronews, Turkish MFA) – The House of Representatives of the Netherlands adopted on February 25 a motion put forward by MP Joël Voordewind (ChristenUnie), calling on the Dutch government explicitly to[...]

SACRAMENTO — On February 16, Sen. Anthony J. Portantino (D – La Canada-Flintridge) and Sen. Scott Wilk (R – Santa Clarita) introduced SB 457, a measure that requires the Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS) and the State[...]