A Selection of Publications by and about Nancy Agabian:

“Inside the Walls: Reflections on Revolutionary Armenians” in We Are All Armenian: Voices from the Diaspora, UT Press, March 2023.

“Fear of Sex Poem” translated to Western Armenian by Hrayr Ramig, in Those Words, That Offer To Us, Armenian Creatives, 2023.

“The Faith of Candy” in the No, You Tell It: Ten-Year Anthology, Palm Circle Press, October 2022.

“Grief: April 17, 2020,” Global Poemic, August 16, 2021.

“How Tavloo Became Shesh-Besh: A Diasporan Experience on the 2nd Nagorno-Karabakh War,” on my Medium page, June 7, 2021.

“White Hair,” Pangyrus, March 30, 2021.

“False Fruit,” Cobalt Poets Broadsides, August, 2020.

“Into the Needle,” Armenian Poetry Project, June 2020.

“Stirring the Pot: an Interview with Marsha Nouritza Odabashian,” Boston Art Review. December 2019

“Making Ourstory”, Poets & Writers’ Blog, December 2017.

“Coffee Diplomacy” The Margins, November 2017.

“Meeting the Man on the Street”, Kweli Journal, December 2015.

“Exhaustion, Faith, or Madness”, Mr. Beller’s Neighborhood, December 2014.

“Amina Arraf: A ‘Queered’ Antidote,” The Brooklyn Rail. March 2012.

“Wonder Cabinet: The Artist in Academia,” Hyperallergic. 24 June 2010.

“Ungeziefer: Kafka at the Whitney Biennial,” Hyperallergic. 16 March 2010

“Waiting for Tables,” The Brooklyn Rail. March 2010.

 Excerpt from “The Fear of Large and Small Nations,” KGBBarLit, Summer 2006, 24 Apr. 2006.



Los Angeles Review of Books, January 8, 2024

This Queer Book Saved My Life, November 28, 2023

Craft, September 22, 2023

Armenian Enough, September 14, 2023

Azad Archives, August 4, 2023

This Queer Books Saved My Life (premiere episode), Jun 21, 2022

ianyan, March 8, 2012

bekhsoos, December 4, 2011

Queens Council on the Arts, September 23, 2010

Sunday Salon, November 6, 2009

Hrag Vartanian, November 11, 2008

Hye Eli, May 19, 2008



Book Review: The Fear of Large and Small Nations, Colorado Review

Book Review: The Fear of Large and Small Nations, The Armenian Mirror Spectator

DNA Info, 2014

Review of Water and Wine, 2005