2015 Events
Jan. 10 Vancouver, MLA Convention; Armenian genocide panel
Feb. 8

Illinois Holocaust Museum, Skokee, Illinois, Armenian Genocide and America’s Response; symposium, 4 pm

Feb. 20

Symposium: Monuments and Memory: Histories of Mass-Violence and Material Remains, Columbia University, 10am—6pm, SIPA bldg.

Mar. 3 Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY; 7 pm
Mar. 12 University of Texas, Austin, 4 pm
Mar. 14 Houston Holocaust Museum, 6: 15 pm
Mar. 17 Baylor University, Waco, Texas, 10-5 symposium
Mar. 19

Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 6:30 pm, Embry Center for Human Rights

Mar. 22 Arizona State University, School of Law, 5 PM
Mar. 26 Keene State University, New Hampshire, 7 pm
Apr. 14

Armenian Genocide/Yom Hashoa/Rwandan Genocide Commemoration at Colgate, 4:30 pm

Apr. 16 Sienna College, Albany, 7 pm
Apr. 17 Le Moyne College, Syracuse, 7 pm
Apr. 23 Bergen Community College, Paramus NJ
Apr. 25  Womrath’s Bookstore, Tenafly, NJ, TBA
May 6

PEN World Voices Festival: A Dark Paradigm: Armenian Writers Killed in the Armenian Genocide, SVA Theater, Silas Theater, 333 West 23rd Street

Colgate professor Peter Balakianhas been named the 2012 recipient of the Alice and Clifford Spendlove Prize in Social Justice, Diplomacy and Tolerance.
Balakian Wins Virginia Quarterly Review's 2007 Emily Clark Balch Prize for Poetry

Tigres Cover

The Burning Tigris awarded 2005 Raphael Lemkin Prize.


Black Dog cover Black Dog of Fate awarded 1998 PEN/Martha Albrand Award