‘Leyli and Majnun’ at Frankfurt International Book Fair
The book ‘Leyli and Majnun’, recently published by the German Hans-Jürgen Maurer Publishing House in German translation, is exhibited at the section “Azerbaijan Literature” at the Frankfurt International Book Fair, one of the world’s largest book fairs, at the initiative of the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre.
The book has been translated by Rudolf Gelpke, a notable German translator. The author of the foreword is Rustam Aliyev, a well-known scientist-researcher of Nizami’s creativity, and the editor Hans-Jürgen Maurer - the renowned German publisher.
The book will soon be placed in central libraries and bookstores in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg and presented to the public.
Azerbaijan Remembers January 20 - the Day of Nationwide Sorrow and Pride
32 years have passed since the tragedy of January 20, also called Black January, remaining forever engraved in the memory of all Azerbaijanis as a disaster that became a symbol of national unity.
Deadline for Submission of Literary Works to the “BAY LEAF” Contest Prolonged
The deadline for submission of translated works has been prolonged until July 31, 2022, considering the numerous applications of those willing to participate in the “BAY LEAF” (“Dəf(i)nə yarpağı”) Literary Contest.
Turkish Literature Portals Share Nizami Ganjavi’s Poetry
“murekkephaber.com”, “dibace.net” and “erikagacioyku.com”, Turkey-based literature portals, have posted in the Turkish language detailed information on the great Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi’s creative activity along with his ghazal