|Christian Garbis is a writer of fiction, political and social commentary, and journalism. His work has appeared in Roads and Kingdoms, Explore Parts Unknown, Hetq, and The Armenian Weekly. He is the author of two blogs on which he discusses social and political issues and conveys intimate descriptions of daily life in Armenia. He has also written a novel, a screenplay, and numerous short stories, and he has also made several short experimental films. In September 2013, Christian was a featured speaker at TEDxYerevan. Christian teaches at the American University of Armenia. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Lesley University.