This week I was called at a focus group meeting at the Armenian Community Center in Toronto, for the improvement of the Armenian Language curriculum at the ARS School. It was a follow up to the general meeting we had in March 5. (For that first seminar see my monologue dated March 10 and titled “A… Continue reading Preserving the Armrnian Identity in Diaspora(s)
On October the second there were wide spread local elections in 377 communities in various parts of Armenia, but not much was reported about this elections in the diaspora Armenian news outlets, either in print, or on line. A quick google search surprised me with the good news about a better electoral process without any… Continue reading Local elections in Armenia.
A friend of mine sent me an email that was a documentary about the migration of Armenians from diaspora to Soviet Armenia in late nineteen fourties. The migration is known as Ներգաղթ. “Nairqaght” (The immigration). For my birthplace Kessab, a village in Syria, the Nairqaght was like a large scale out-migration that I witnessed as a young… Continue reading Յուշագրութիւն (Memoir)”Ներգաղթը”. “The immigration”