Committee Formed to Award Literary Honors

YEREVAN (Yerevan News Agency)–In accordance to President Kocharian’s December 24 decree calling for the recognition and praise of literary figures–the president issued another decree on February 18 to form an appropriate committee–who’s chairman will be poet Razmik Davoyan.

The committee also includes the following members: actor Khoren Abrahamian–prose-writer Aghassi Ayvazian–editor of Karoun monthly Levon Ananian–doctors of philosophy at Yerevan State University Zaven Avedissian–Vazgen Gabrielian and Seyram Grigorian–New Century chief-editor Abkar Apinian–Doctors of philosophy at the National Academy of Science Grigor Hakobian and Hendrick Hovhannisian–chief-editor of "Nork" Rouben Hovsepian–chairman of the Armenian Literary Union Hrant Matevossian–secretary of ALU Felix Melloyan–presidential director of activities Aleksan Haroutunian–and minister of Culture–Youth and Sports Roland Sharoyan.


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