The goal of the workshops was to trigger the process of change in identities and memories, and to lead the audience to humanization and emancipation.
On March 27 and March 30, the actors from Armenia and Turkey played 2 joint performances in Istanbul and Yerevan respectively. Currently, it is planned that both groups will continue on playing 4 performances separately in their hometowns in April 2015.
The workshops and performances are part of the project “Cross-cultural Bridge between the Youth of Armenia and Turkey” implemented by Forum Theater NGO in partnership with Ad.dar Center of Turkey within the framework of the programme “Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process” funded by the European Union.
Talk show with Aron Aji, Director of MFA in Literary Translation Program at the University of Iowa (USA) and the president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA). The talk is about literary translation, creativity of translation and its peculiarities, as well as Armenia-Turkey joint literary translation initiatives.