Anna Arutunyan, a Russian-American journalist, presented a keynote speech at a conference entitled END OF TRANSITION: Armenia 25 Years On. Now What?, organized by the USC Institute of Armenian Studies in Yerevan, on May 23-24, 2017 in Yerevan. The first leg of this international conference took place April 9-10, 2017 at the University of Southern California. CivilNet LIVE streamed the conference.
Anna Arutunyan is a Russian-American journalist and the author of The Putin Mystique. Her work has appeared in USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Nation, Foreign Policy in Focus, and The Moscow News, where she is an editor and senior correspondent. A former fellow at the Kennan Institute in Washington, she currently lives and writes in Moscow.