Sumgayit: 30 Years After: History and Future of the Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) Conflict
Lecture | February 2 | 7:30-9:30 p.m. | St. John Armenian Church
275 Olympia Way, San Francisco, CA 94131
Anna Turcotte, Author
Anti- Armenian atrocities of my childhood, the history
that fueled the hatred, and the current state of affairs on
the ground in Artsakh.
Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte is an Armenian-American writer, lecturer, and activist. She authored <u>Nowhere, a Story of Exile </u>and has lectured extensively about the plight of Armenians in Azerbaijan in the context of human rights and international law. She supports the right of Nagorno-Karabakh Armenians to proclaim independence and was instrumental in having the State of Maine pass a resolution in 2013 recognizing the independence of the Nagorno-Karabakh
Republic. In 2015, she was elected a member of the Westbrook Maine City Council.