This first volume constitutes the proceedings of the conference on the Armenians of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia, organized by the Armenian Diaspora Research Center and convened in Cairo on April 12-13 and in Beirut on May 29-30, 2018.
The volume includes thirty-one research papers presented during the conferences. Also, in this volume are an additional three papers on Egyptian-Armenian history, culture, media, economy, and Armenians’ contributions to the Egyptian state, as well as the community’s heritage and demography. The book includes research on outstanding figures of the region, Diaspora-motherland relations, Diaspora outreach, and topics of integration, schooling, repatriation and emigration. The book ends with an index, a brief biography of the contributors, a summary of the history of Egypt, a short overview on the Armenians of Egypt and a list of volumes published by HU Press.
This volume will be followed by a second one focusing on the Armenians of Sudan and Ethiopia.