Diana Der-Hovanessian

By Sonia I. Ketchian It was cousin Leo Sarkisian who invited this neophyte graduate student of the Harvard Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures to the reception by the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research[...]

ARLINGTON, Mass. — On the afternoon of November 4, the award-winning late poet Diana Der Hovanessian was feted at the Armenian Cultural Foundation (ACF) by an enthusiastic audience of about 150 people in the manner that she would have[...]

ARLINGTON, Mass. — While science expands our understanding of our environment and the universe, poetry, since time immemorial, has nurtured the minds, souls and imagination of humanity with universal ideals. For more than five decades,[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Diana Der-Hovanessian, poet and long-time president of New England Poetry Club, died on March 1, 2018. She was the author of 30 books of poetry and translations, several plays, and twice a Fulbright professor of[...]