Memoirs of an Armenian Soldier in Turkey “Forced into Genocide” by Adrienne Alexanian A talk and book signing at Western Diocese under the auspices of Primate Hovnan Derderian. Wednesday November 15th at 7:30 PM with the collaboration of Ladies auxiliary of Western Diocese, AIWA, NAASR, Ararat-Eskijian Museum, Knights of Vartan. Location: St. Leon Armenian Cathedral 3325 N. Glenoaks, Blvd. Burbank Calif., “Foced into Genocide” recalls Yervant Alexanian’s death-defying experiences in the center of the Armenian Genocide. Translated from Alexanian’s hand-written Armenian-language chronicle, the memoir includes never-before- seen documents and photos preserved by the author. Through his eyes, we relive the astonishing cruelty of the Genocide’s perpetrators and witness rare unexpected acts of humanity between victim and oppressor. About the Author: Adrienne G. Alexanian is a 2010 recipient of the Ellis Island Medal, an educator, and the daughter of Yervant Alexanian. The event is free and open to the public, for reservation please contact (310) 277-4490 or (310) 956-0530 or