Velvet Force of Revolution


Unexplicable, incredible, unexpected. This is how the national uprising in Armenia, the velvet revolution is characterized. What was the source of power? How did the revolution deny violence, enter our daily routine and create a new social situation? 
The topic is discussed by conflictologist Arsen Kharatyan and cultural anthropologist Aghasi Tadevosyan.
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Independence and the Movement


What was the perception of the concept of Armenia’s autonomy during the first days of the Kharabakh Movement? What was the specific characteristics of the Movement within the territory of the Soviet Union? Lawyer Vardan Harutyunyan and Deputy of the Supreme Council Azat Arshakyan remember and discuss the past ongoings. The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.

The Movement in Artsakh: from Underground Fight to the Freedom War


What background processes were in charge in the Autonomous Region of Nagorno Karabakh before the historical rally in Stepanakert on February 13, 1988? How did the Armenians of Artsakh interpreted? 
The pavilion of Third Millennium hosted the First Commander of Nagorno Karabakh Self-Defence Forces Arkadi Karapetyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Studying the Movement


In February 2018, the comprehensive historical research titled “History of Karabakh Movement (1988-1989)” was published. 
The pavilion of Third Millennium hosted the author of the book, PhD in History Ashot Sargsyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Karabakh Movement: Legitimate Revolution


How did the Armenian nation get this self-organized, positioned itself against Moscow and defeated it? Was that a revolution? The topic is discussed by the member of the unrecognized Karabakh Committee Davit Shahnazaryan and political expert Ruben Mehrabyan.
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

The Drivers of the Karabakh Movement


What was the cause of Karabakh movement, what did the Armenian people demand back in 88? How did the independence process of Armenian and Nagorni Karabakh set off? The topic is discussed by the Doctor of Historical Sciences Harutyun Marutyan and Director of the Armenian Center for National and International Studies Manvel Sargsyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Participants of Karabakh Movement


How did Karabakh movement take its start in Artsakh? Who were the participants and leaders of the Movement? Deputies of the RA Supreme Council (1990-1995) Kim Balayan and Gevorg Baghdasaryan recollect and discuss the topic. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

 

Accounts of Karabakh Movement


How is the Karabakh movement narrated in the textbooks, official presentations, public-political speech? What takes the most part in the happenings of 1988-1991 – the fight for democracy, or national-liberation tendencies? The topic is discussed by ethnographer Satenik Mkrtchyan and political expert Mikayel Zolyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Movement: Dreams and Reality


Armenian nation knew the reason of gathering in squares back in 1988. Yet did they know where they were heading to? The topic is discussed by philologist Haykazun Alvrtsyan and physicist Grigor Voskerchyan. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Impulses of Karabakh Movement


What impulses did Armenians get in 88, and what was the reason for the popularity of Karabakh movement? Photographer Zaven Khachikyan and historian Bagrat Yesayan talk about the spirit, essence of the Movements, recollect episodes. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

Source of Independence: Karabakh Movement


Karabakh Movement turns 30 this year. A movement, which is the source of our independence. Journalist Tigran Paskevichyan and bibliographer Meruzhan Karapetyan talk about the spirit, meanings and noteworthy aspects of Karabakh Movement. 
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.
 

First Steps of Independent Armenia in the World


How did the independence of Armenia start building up, how was it presented in the world? Diplomats, RA Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassadors of the first period of independent country Vahan Ter Ghevondyan and Davit Hovhannisyan recollect and discuss the topic.
The conversation is hosted by Anna Sargsyan.