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THE CAUCASUS An Introduction By Thomas de Waal 259 pp. Oxford University Press, Second Edition Two years ago, I arrived in Yerevan, Armenia as part... [Read More]
The Hamazkayin Armenian Educational and Cultural Society's Eastern Region Committee recently hosted a celebration in honor of the 150th anniversary of Komitas. More than 120... [Read More]
Last week, the Yerevan Municipality began dismantling several illegal outdoor cafés around the city's landmark Opera House as part of a bid to return the... [Read More]
Hours after airing its beloved weekly radio broadcast, the Armenian Independent Broadcasting of Boston hosted a musical evening in Watertown, inviting longtime listeners and friends... [Read More]
LOS ANGELES, Calif.—The Clippers catered to Los Angeles' Armenian fans Tuesday with a themed event they called Armenian Heritage Night. The evening marked the second... [Read More]
This week's article is about a major controversy in the Armenian community of Toronto, Canada, which has been fortunately resolved for now. On October 30,... [Read More]
YEREVAN—The rifle magazine of the gunman who is accused of killing 50 people at a New Zealand mosque last week had Armenian writing on it,... [Read More]
WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Hairenik Press, the Hamazkayin Armenian Cultural and Educational Society Boston chapter, the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR), the Armenian Youth... [Read More]
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Congressional Armenian Caucus is calling upon Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Ranking Member Hal Rogers (R-KY) of the Appropriations Subcommittee of Foreign Operations... [Read More]
Boyajian, Miriam (Nigohsian) 92, of South Natick, (formerly of Needham) passed away peacefully on March 13, 2019 enveloped by the love and devotion of her... [Read More]
John P. Amboian of Andover, Mass. passed away peacefully in the comfort of the High Pointe House on March 16 at the age of 87.... [Read More]
As you already know, the Armenian Patriarch of Bolis (Constantinople, Istanbul), Mesrob Mutafyan died about a week ago at the age of 62. While this... [Read More]
PROVIDENCE, R.I.—The Armenian Students Association (ASA) has announced its 8th annual poetry competition, in memory of Arthur Halvajian, a trustee who led its Board in... [Read More]
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has received a congratulatory message from US President Donald Trump on Armenia's Independence Day. A translation of the message is below.... [Read More]
WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Weekly is pleased to announce the newest addition to its staff. Leeza Arakelian is a seasoned journalist, who has written and produced... [Read More]
William "Bill" Terian has been an artist for most of his life. He has served as an illustrator for local newspapers and even the IRS.... [Read More]
WATERTOWN, Mass.—In its latest issue, the Armenian Review has published a thematic volume on the topic of "Queering Armenian Studies." Edited by Tamar Shirinian and... [Read More]
Though I am raising my children in the motherland, there is clearly a lot about me that is American. I was born in Washington, D.C.... [Read More]
Azniv Korkejian's stage name, Bedouine, is an allusion to her itinerant lifestyle. Born in Syria, she spent most of the first decade of her life... [Read More]
On my very first day of classes at Boston University, my economics professor was quick to point out that "there is not enough time to... [Read More]