Leyli and Majnun in Foreign Media
As part of Azerbaijan’s Realities in a Virtual World, an Azerbaijan State Translation Centre project to promote Azerbaijani literature worldwide, El Salvador-based Literatura y poesía (Literature and Poetry), one of the most commonly visited pages, has shared on its Facebook page a video. The video in Spanish features the history of ‘Leyli and Majnun’, the First Opera of the Muslim East, based on a poem by Muhammad Fuzuli, one of Azerbaijan’s greatest poets and philosophers.
Along with the information about Azerbaijan’s prominent composer Uzeyir Hajibeyli and Muhammad Fuzuli, the video mirrors the history of the artistic masterpiece.
Spanish Electronic Literature Journal Shares Poems by Ulujay Akif
“Babab.Cultura de revista”, a popular Spanish electronic literary journal, has posted in Spanish the poems “The Shadow”, “The Question” and “The March of Love” by Ulujay Akif, a young talented poet
Turkish Journal Published an Extensive Article about the Poetesses of Shusha
The 163rd issue of the Turkish Journal “Language and Literature” has published an extensive article about the book “The Honourable Three Poetesses of Karabakh”, devoted to the life and activity of notable Azerbaijani poetesses born and raised in Shusha
Kazakh Literary Portal Shares Short Story by Zardusht Shafi
“adebiportal.kz”, a reputable Kazakhstan-based literature portal, has posted in Russian the short story “The Last Flower Shop” by Zardusht Shafi, a young talented writer who passed away prematurely, as part of the AzSTC project