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[Web Wrap]: Photographing the Diaspora.

December 1, 2010

Brooklyn-based photojournalist Scout Tufankjian is looking for volunteers for her Armenian Diaspora Project, which captures the life of Armenians across the Diaspora. Willing participants can contact her through the link below.

By Scout Tufankjian via Ararat Magazine 

With 8 million Armenians living in over 85 countries across the globe, the Armenian community is one of the world’s great diasporas. Over the past three thousand years, waves of migrants left their ancestral home, following ancient trade and pilgrimage routes and fleeing massacres and genocide, economic deprivation, revolution and civil wars, and settling into their new homes in Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. 

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An Armenian Girl Waits To Receive
Communion During Mass at the
Catedral Apostolica Armenia
Sao Jorge in Sao Paulo.

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Credit: Scout Tufankjian via Ararat Magazine

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