Culture 17:06 28/11/2022 Armenia

Yeghishe Charents memorial plaque unveiled in Yerevan

A memorial plaque honouring prominent Armenian writer Yeghishe Charents was unveiled in Yerevan on Monday as part of the events marking his 125th birth anniversary.

The plaque was installed on the wall of the Yeghishe Charents House Museum at 17 Mashtots Avenue, where the poet lived during the past two years of his life from 1935-1937.

Security officers arrested the poet near the very building on July 26, 1937 and he never entered this house again.

One of Charents’ most famous poems, " My Sweet Armenia”, was read out at the inauguration of the plaque.



Source Panorama.am
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