Anna Davtyan is a writer, translator, and photographer residing and working in Armenia. She is the author of a collection of poems, Book of Gratitude (2012). Her first novel, Khanna (2020), which received a fellowship grant from the Armenian Ministry of Education and Culture, is an offbeat detective story focusing on women’s issues in present–day Armenia. She has written numerous essays and short stories for the literary journal Inknagir, some of which have been translated into English. She is currently preparing a short story collection for publication, and working on a new book of poetry.