April 23, 1916, marked 300 years since William Shakespeare’s death, inspiring one Armenian’s own poetic tribute.
Author Laurie Alvandian
Laurie is a librarian, writer, and all around appreciator of well-placed words. A New Jersey native, she moved to Yerevan in 2014 after receiving her M.S. in Library and Information Science. She thinks the world would be a better place if we got lost in a story every once in a while.
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