Literary Giants of the Modern Era of Armenian Literature

Khachadour Apovian (1809-1848), Mikael Nalpantian (1829-1866), Hagop Melik-Hagopian, also known as Raffi (1835-1888)], Hagop Baronian (1843-1891), Arpiar Arpiarian (1852-1908), Krikor Zohrab (1861-1915), Levon Pashalian (1863-1943), Avedis Aharonian (1866-1948), Hovhannes Toumanian (1869-1923), Levon Shant (1869-1951), Roupen Zartarian (1874-1915), Atom Yardjanian, also known as Siamanto (1878-1915)], Gosdan Zarian (1885-1969), Karekin Nzhdeh (1886-1955), Yeghishe Charents (1897-1937), Hovhannes Shiraz (1915-1984), Kevork Emin (1918-1988), Silva Gaboudigian (1919- 2006), Barouyr Sevag (1924-1971), Vahan Tekeyan (1878-1948) , and Hagop Oshagan (1883-1948).