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Greek Ambassador Presents New Book

Tamara Karakashian Editor On Wednesday, November 20, 2002, the Armenian Studies Program and the Armenian Students Organization were honored to have His Excellency Leonidas T. Chrysanthopoulos, Ambassador of Greece to Canada, speak as part of the ASP Fall Lecture Series. Ambassador Chrysantho-poulos had been the Greek Ambassador to Armenia in 1993-1994, and after his re-assignment to Ottawa, he started compiling ...

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Dr. Kouymjian Completes Album of Arm. Paleography

Chris Tozlian Staff Writer An important contribution to Armenian studies, the Album of Armenian Paleography, was published by Aarhus University Press of Denmark in November 2002. The authors of this reference work, Professors Michael Stone, Henning Lehmann, and Dickran Kouymjian, spent twelve years on the production of the Album. Dr. Dickran Kouymjian, Haig & Isabel Berberian Professor of Armenian Studies ...

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Atom Egoyan’s “Ararat” Opens in Fresno

Tamara Karakashian Editor For years Armenians around the world have been anticipating the production of a major motion picture on the Armenian Genocide Now they have it in full force. Canadian film director/producer Atom Egoyan has created a masterpiece, which opened at Edwards Theatre in Fresno, on Wednesday, November 27, 2002. Fresno Armenians gathered at 10AM on opening morning to ...

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