Clues to understanding history, Identity and Values, Discussion 10

1. What is history for Armenians: memory of the past, interpretation, creative work, or source of inspiration?
2. The main narratives and ideas of historical knowledge. What is the metanarrative or grand narrative of Armenian identity?
3. History of virtue. What values does history convey to us, and what moral responsibility do we bear towards it?
4. Alive and dead history. History as a continuous drama. What is our role in the historical drama?
5. History as a reality. Are we living in reality, or are we running away from reality?
6. Legacy of resolved and unresolved issues. What historical burden do we leave to future generations?
7. Formation of historical thinking. How to present and teach history.