For Immediate Release
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"KARABAKH: Looking Back, Looking Forward"
Launches with Historic 2011/2012 Calendar
Washington, D.C. February 17, 2010--It's here--the Karabakh calendar!
The Karabakh Foundation proudly announces the release of the first in a series KARABAKH: Looking Back, Looking Forward--a calendar for 2011 and the first months of 2012! This important program and publications initiative highlighting the illustrious past and resilient spirit of the Karabakh region of Azerbaijan.
Beautifully illustrated with pictures of Karabakh, the calendar brings to life music, dance, foodways, and other traditions beloved by Azerbaijanis he world over. Captions prepared by the Foundation help convey the significance of Karabakh to Azerbaijan and Azerbaijani culture.
Support the Foundation's efforts to shed light on this important and historical region--Karabakh!
Visit the Foundation's shop to view the calendar and other items: www.karabakhfoundation.org/pages/shop/. $13 covers the cost of the calendar and shipping and handling within the United States. Your purchase supports the cultural programming of the Karabakh Foundation in celebrating the heritage and traditions of Azerbaijan and the Caucasus. Order your copy now by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Karabakh Foundation
The Karabakh Foundation seeks to increase awareness and understanding in the United States of the cultural heritage and traditions of the country of Azerbaijan, the Caucasus area, and the Karabakh region of Azerbaijan. While coalescing significant artistic and scholarly talent, the Foundation is nurturing a new generation of artists and scholars toward important accomplishments.
The Foundation serves as a dynamic facilitator and clearinghouse raising the public profile of Azerbaijan, its Karabakh region, and the Caucasus region in general. Main activities include preserving and disseminating cultural content via archival collecting, public programs, publications, exhibitions, speaking forums, international collaborations, scholarly exchange, artistic sponsorship, and related venues.
Foundation support comes primarily from Khazar University, the first private university in Azerbaijan and one of the country’s leading institutions of higher learning. Additional information about the Karabakh Foundation may be found at www.karabakhfoundation.org.