The Power Of The Printed Word: Successes And Challenges, Past And Present

History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Thursday, November 15, 2012
6:30 PM-9:00 PM

Armenian Church of Our Saviour
Church Hall
87 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
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Due to the snowstorm, this lecture originally scheduled on November 7th at the Worcester Public Library is now on a new date at a new venue. The lecture on Armenian printing is by two newspaper editors, Alin Gregorian of The Armenian Mirror-Spectator and Khatchig Mouradian of The Armenian Weekly. Refreshments will be served. Yerevan, Armenia has been designated the World Capital of the Book for the Year 2012 by U.N.E.S.C.O. (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization). in honor of this milestone occasion in Armenian history. An exhibit by the Worcester Armenian Book Commemoration Committee at the Worcester Public Library in honor of this milestone occasion in Armenian history continues through the month of November. Displays explain, with essays and pictorial images, the development of the Armenian alphabet and illuminated manuscripts and the advancement of Armenian printing.

Cost: Free

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School

Phone: 508-963-2076

Last Modified: November 10, 2012 at 10:55 AM

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