ZIC: An Evening of Poetry

ZIC: An Evening of Poetry

Arts and Culture

Description

American-Armenian poets Dana Walrath, Shahé Mankerian and Lola Koundakjian will read from their works in English and Armenian.

DANA WALRATH was a 2012-2013 Fulbright Scholar in Armenia, where she completed her first book, Like Water on Stone, a verse novel about the Armenian Genocide, loosely based on the story her grandmother. LOLA KOUNDAKJIAN reads regularly at the Zohrab Center. She has read her works internationally and published them in several translations. She is the founder of the Armenian Poetry Project. SHAHÉ MANKERIAN is co-director of the Los Angeles Writing Project and an award-winning educator. He was the first place winner of the 2012 “Black and White” anthology series from Outsider Press. His poems have been published in numerous literary magazines.

When

Thursday, November 17, 7PM

Where

Guild Hall of the Armenian Diocese | 630 2nd Ave, New York, New York 10016 Guild Hall of the Armenian Diocese | 630 2nd Ave, New York, New York 10016 Guild Hall of the Armenian Diocese | 630 2nd Ave, New York, New York 10016

Admission

Donation - $5
Students with ID - Free

Organizers

The Zohrab Information Center

Event contact info

email: zohrabcenter@armeniandiocese.org
or call: (212) 686-0710

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