ARI Literature Foundation

ARI Literature Foundation implements projects aimed at development of local book market, promotion of writing and reading in Armenia as well as representation of Armenian literature and culture globally.

ARI Literature Foundation aims at building multicultural dialogue to enhance the role of literature in the regional context, making Armenia an active partner to shape literary platforms for cooperation and working with counterparts in the region to bringing together future change makers.


Armenian literature – a part of the international literary dialogue and industry.


Increase Armenia’s cultural profile and influence worldwide by becoming a platform for international literary discourse.


  • support the development of the local publishing infrastructures;
  • discover, support and promote young writers;
  • cultivate active and responsive readers;
  • establish international network of partners for international cooperation.