Monthly Archives: April 2011

Celebrating « Georgian Language Day » in a Georgian-Armenian Village

On April 13-14, 2011, a field trip to the Georgian region of Samstkhe-Javakheti took me to the Georgian-Armenian village of Tsinubani where Jana Kowalova, EVS volunteer at Caritas Georgia, assists the school teachers during the English language class on Wednesdays. … Continue reading

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A Union for Young Caucasians

On Sunday, March 27, 2011, I met with Bella, Nino, Nugzar, Timur and Khaso, a bunch of young Caucasians from both the North and the South, in a café on Rustaveli Avenue, the main avenue in Tbilisi. In 2009, they … Continue reading

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Kurdish-Yezidi Youth: the Question of Civic Participation

On March 22, 2011, at the Kurdish-Yezidi Community Center in Tbilisi, a spontaneous discussion with Lena Khudoyan and Mia Marekhashvili, representatives of the Union of Kurdish Youth of Georgia, as well as with Agit Mirzoev, who founded this organization 10 … Continue reading

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