Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Growing Up Armenian in Turkey



We are excited to  have Dr. John Balian bring his story to the Farmington community.  Please mark your calendar for February


John D. Balian, will discuss his first self-published novel "Gray Wolves and White Doves" here on Wednesday February 29th @ 7:00 pm.  Dr. Balian was born in a small village in Anatolia Turkey and grew up in several Middle Eastern and European countries prior to his emigration to to  United States.  Grey Wolves and White Doves relates his personal  experiences as a young Armenian boy in modern Turkey and the Middle East. He will discuss the process of writing his book and answer  questions regarding his experiences.  

Dr. Balian is a graduate of Columbia and Tufts University School of Medicine, and currently  a senior executive of a US-based global corporation