Shahan Shahnour

Shahan Shahnour, also known as Armen Lubin, was a prominent Armenian writer and poet. He is known for his contributions to Armenian literature and his works often reflect themes of identity and exile.


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  1. 1. Retreat Without Song

    "Retreat Without Song" is a poignant narrative of the Armenian diaspora, focusing on the life of an immigrant living in Paris during the early 20th century. The protagonist grapples with feelings of alienation, despair, and disillusionment as he navigates his new life in a foreign land while dealing with the haunting memories of his homeland and the Armenian genocide. The novel explores themes of identity, exile, and the psychological impact of displacement, providing a deep insight into the human condition and the struggle for survival.

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