“Fatally Tied Together”: The Intertwined History of Kurds and Armenians in the 20th Century

@article{Leupold2019FatallyTT,
  title={“Fatally Tied Together”: The Intertwined History of Kurds and Armenians in the 20th Century},
  author={David Leupold},
  journal={Iran and the Caucasus},
  year={2019},
  volume={23},
  pages={390-406}
}
More than a century years ago Talât Pasha declared famously that in the Eastern Provinces “The Armenian question does not exist anymore”. Today, far from being resolved, the former binary coding (Armenian/Turkish) is even further complicated by a third element— the ongoing Kurdish question (doza Kurdistanê). While most research and journalistic works frame the Armenian issue and the Kurdish issue as two separate events that merely coincide(d) in the same geographical space, this work explores… Expand