WEST OF EDEN, EAST OF THE CHESSBOARD: Four Philosophical Looks upon the unknown
By Rouben Shougarian
West of Eden offers a new twist on the age old liberty vs. freedom debate. Rouben Shougarian draws on allegories, American literature and his own experiences to examine freedom and necessity in political decision-making and the cultural realm at large.Shougarian was the first Armenian Ambassador to the US, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Armenia and Ambassador to Italy, Spain and Portugal. He teaches at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts.
Gomidas Institute (2010)