Armenia is a constitutional republic with a developing economy. Tourist facilities, especially outside the capital city of Yerevan, are not highly developed and many of the goods and services taken for granted in other countries may be difficult to obtain.
Armenia\'s plans on teaching Russian raise fears of Moscow influence
Russian "is the most widely used (foreign) language" in Armenia, Education Minister Levon Mkrtchyan said at a press conference. He argued that similar teaching programmes already exist for other foreign languages such as English, French and German.
Publ.Date : Tue, 24 Oct 2017 20:29:34 GMT
Armenian writer Christopher Atamian wins Tölölyan Prize in Literature
In his work as a translator, Atamian has translated six books from French and Western Armenian into English, including The Bois de Vincennes ... half of the 20th century and his wife, a devoted teacher of that literature for decades, the annually awarded ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 01 Dec 2017 23:20:00 GMT
Christopher Atamian Poetry Collection A Poet in Washington Heights Wins Tölölyan Prize
Named after one of the major Armenian literary critics of the second half of the 20 th century and his wife, a devoted teacher of that literature for ... Works in Armenian, English, French and Spanish are considered if the authors are of Armenian ancestry ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:49:00 GMT
Three Apples: Unparalleled Armenian Television: Road / ????????
He wondered how a diasporan could teach his or her children to be Armenian and feel ... The first airing of the series is in Armenian with English subtitles, but the team is preparing an English version for mass distribution.
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:28:00 GMT
DUFL booms as bilingual talent hub
Liu Hong (left), president of Dalian University of Foreign Languages, practices Russian songs singing together with a Russian teacher and students on campus ... According to her, students can learn Japanese, English, Russian, French, German, Korean ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:10:00 GMT
Escuela Nueva Has Transformed Rural Education in Colombia and Now Founder Vicky Colbert Is Expanding Her Methodology Across the Globe
One is called Sede Barragán, a school of around 80 kids located about 40 minutes outside the departmental capital of Armenia ... of many wonderful teachers that have been with me for so many, many years.? DON'T MISS OUT: The only English-language ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:21:00 GMT
Fifth Century Historian Describes Deplorable State of Armenian Society
The book has been translated from Armenian into English by Prof. Robert W ... For your king and priest, counselor and teacher, have been removed. Peace has been disturbed, disorder has taken root, orthodoxy has been shaken, and heresy has strengthened ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Traitorous Translator: Power and Representation in Transnational Discourse
From the first lesson, the struggle to communicate was real: our teacher, who was from Wales, spoke only English, and my class of ten Turkish ... As a tribute to the lost skills of the Armenian minority, Rakowitz, made molds, casts, and rubbings of ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:57:00 GMT