[Armenian Life]: When in Yerevan, Read.

July 7, 2010

As part of its efforts to promote books and reading, the United Nations names a different world capital each year to be the World Book Capital. It looks like Armenia presented an impressive plan to the selection committee, which met at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris on July 2, because Yerevan was specifically chosen for its quality and variety to be the top dog come 2012.

Read more about it here.


Credit: Nate Bolt via Creative Commons / Flickr


  1. A list of world book capitals? That sounds awesome! Thanks for posting 🙂

  2. I would like to publish my poetry books which is in English in your press.
    Because i would like to attend Yerevan in 1012.
    Please help me how can I start.
    All by books are alread published in Amazon books
    You can see if you type my name.


    Sylva Portoian

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