Lillian Avedian

Editorial Intern

Lillian Avedian is an editorial intern at DAWN's Democracy in Exile journal. Her writing has also been published by the Los Angeles Review of Books, the Armenian Weekly, and Girls on Key.

She is pursuing master's degrees in journalism and Near Eastern studies at New York University. She has a B.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies and a B.A. in Armenian Language and Literature from the University of California, Berkeley.

"Democracy remains the most effective way to tackle terror, stop bloodshed and political violence in Arab countries."

- JAMAL KHASHOGGI, Al-Arabiya, June 12, 2016