To inquire about scheduling a reading or talk, contact Meline here

 

 

PAST EVENTS

June 21, 2016 - BRONXVILLE, NY - Sarah Lawrence College Summer Writers Seminar, Craft Talk

December 4, 2015 - LINCROFT, NJ - Council of Holocaust Educators Annual Conference, Center for Holocaust, Human Rights and Genocide Education at Brookdale Community College.

 

October 1-4, 2015 - ISTANBUL, TURKEY - Workshop for Armenian and Turkish Scholarship - Invited presenter on literature panel

 

September 28, 2015 - EVANSTON, IL - Northwestern University - MENA Mondays, sponsored by the Middle East and North African Studies Program - 1897 Sheridan Road, University Hall, Hagstrum Room, 201 - 12 p.m.

 

Evanston Public Library Lecture Series, "Transcending Nationalism in the Armenian Genocide Debate" - Panel Discussion with scholars Elizabeth Shakman Hurd and Ipek Yosmaoglu - 1703 Orrington Avenue, Community Meeting Room - 6 p.m.

 

July 16, 2015 - NEW YORK, NY - Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Playwrights Horizons - 416 W. 42nd St. - Panel discussion about genocide following the Origin Theatre Company's acclaimed off-Broadway production of Tim Ruddy's The International.

 

June 10, 2015 - NEW YORK, NY - Joe's Pub - 425 Lafayette St. - "Women of Letters" Literary Salon - From the website: "New York’s best and brightest writers, entertainers and artists perform a reading of a letter they've written to the theme of the evening." Tickets $20. 7 p.m.

 

April 21-28, 2015 - YEREVAN, ARMENIA - Literary Ark Festival, readings and master classes in literary nonfiction, in conjunction with the centennial commemoration of the Armenian Genocide 

 

April 15-16, 2015 - ST. CLOUD, MN - St. Cloud State University, Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education.

 

April 3, 2015 - PORTLAND, OR - World Affairs Council of Oregon - 1200 SW Park Avenue, Madison Room - Reading and discussion - Pre-registration recommended - $5 WAC members, $10 general - 12 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

 

April 2, 2015 - SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Green Apple Books On the Park - Note new location: 1231 9th Ave. (between Lincoln and Irving) - Reading, discussion, and book signing - 7:30 p.m.

 

March 31, 2015 - LOS ANGELES, CA - Skirball Cultural Center - Reading and discussion (free, but reservations required) - 8 p.m.

 

March 28, 2015 - NEW HAVEN, CT - Yale University - Yale Repertory Theatre - 1120 Chapel St. - Panel discussion sponsored by the Yale Genocide Studies Program (in conjunction with the Yale Dramatic Association's production of Ermeni, a play by Eric Sirakian) alongside sociologist Fatma Müge Göçek, historian Jay Winter, and others - 5 p.m.

 

March 26, 2015 - NEW YORK, NY - Guild Hall of the Diocese, St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral - 630 2nd Avenue (@ 34th St) - Reading, discussion, and reception, moderated by Margarit Ordukhanyan - co-sponsored by the Zohrab Information Center,  New York Armenian Students Association, and the Armenian Network of America - 7 p.m. 

 

March 18, 2015 - BETHLEHEM, PA - Lehigh University - Zoellner Arts Center (Lower Galleries) - 420 E Packer Ave. - Reading and discussion moderated by Arman Grigoryan, Department of International Relations. 4 p.m. 

 

March 11, 2015 - NEW YORK, NY - The New School - 66 W 12th St. - National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Reading - 6 p.m.

 

November 24, 2014 - WASHINGTON, D.C. - Kramerbooks & Afterwords - Reading, Q&A, and book signing - 6:30 p.m.

 

November 20, 2014 - GLENDALE, CA - Abril Books - Reading, Q&A, and book signing - 7:30 p.m.

 

November 18, 2014 - WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - Book Soup - Reading, Q&A, and book signing - 7 p.m.

 

November 4, 2014 - BROOKLYN, NY - BookCourt - Official book launch, with reading, Q&A, and book signing - 7 p.m.

 

 

 

MELINETOUMANI