Literature from the crossroad of East and West

The ARI Literary and Talent Agency represents Armenian writers worldwide and acquires translation rights for a number of independent local publishers.  




ARI Literary and Talent Agency represents authors of Armenian origine from all over the world writing in all languages.

ARI Literary and Talent Agency represents scriptwriters, playwrights and illustrators of Armenian.

ARI Literary and Talent Agency negotiates to acquire Armenian translation rights for different local publishers.

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Meet the team.


Arevik Ashkharoyan

Founder, Literary and Talent Agent

​After having worked for 10 years in the corporate world Arevik Ashkharoyan decided to pursue a career inspired by her love of reading. She started the 1st Armenian Literary Agency with a partner in 2010, and helped establish the Armenian Literature Foundation in 2014. This quickly inspired her to start thinking about her own agency and the decision was made to launch The ARI Literary and Talent Agency in 2016.


Anna Baghramyan

Literary Agent, Foreign Rights Manager

Anna joined ARI Agency team in 2018 and is responsible for rights negotiations for Armenian publishers. Anna is also a translator and is responsible for PR and marketing.

Frequently Asked Questions

Send your biography, synopsis of your work and first 20 pages of your work. We only accept novels.

We will get back to you within 6 months from the date of your submission.

We can provide you with all necessary services to self publish your book in Armenia.

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