Georgian Literature Portal Shares Isa Ismailzade’s Verses
Axali saunce (The New Treasury), a crowd-pleasing Georgian literature portal, has posted in Georgian verses “I am a Thermos Glass”, “Let Me Mix Night and Day with Each Other” and “You are Going to See...” by Isa Ismailzade, a notable Azerbaijani poet, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan Literature in an International Virtual World.” The portal also provides detailed information on the writer.
The translator of the verses into Georgian is Imir Mammadli, a popular poet and translator.
Axali saunce, e-portal financed by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth of the Republic of Georgia, regularly publishes works by world-famous writers and poets, such as Charles Dickens, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Velimir Khlebnikov, Harold Pinter, Roland Barthes, Olga Tokarchuk, Italo Calvino, Jay Hopler, to name a few.
– was a poet and translator;
– was the Head of Department of “Ulduz” magazine, and the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of “Azerbaijan” magazine;
– is the author of books “Stars’ Birthday”, “Bright Leaves”, “The Song of the Earth”, “The Train That Passed Through My Life”, “Hello, the Earth”, “The Conversation with My Mom”, “The Wind on the Swing”, “The Night of a Lifetime”, to name a few;
– is the author of translation of verses by K. Simonov, Y. Yevtushenko and others.
Yusif Samadoglu’s Creativity on German Literary Portal
“Schreiber Netzwerk”, the popular German literature portal, has posted in German the short story “The Cold Stone” by Yusif Samadoglu, the People’s Writer of Azerbaijan, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan Literature in an International Virtual World.”
Orkhan Fikretoglu’s creativity on Spanish Literary Portal
“Alquibla”, the popular Spanish literature portal, has posted in Spanish the short story “The Tale of the Last Valiant” by Orkhan Fikretoglu, a popular Azerbaijani writer, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan Literature in an International Virtual World.”
The Book “Heydar Aliyev and Georgia” Presented in Tbilisi
The presentation ceremony of the book “Heydar Aliyev and Georgia” dedicated to the “Year of Heydar Aliyev” and published by the leading Georgian “Merani” Publishing House has been held in Tbilisi. In her opening speech at the event launched in the large assembly hall of the Parliament of Georgia Makvala Gonashvili, the Chairman of the Writers’ Union of Georgia and winner of the Rustaveli State Prize, spoke about Heydar Aliyev’s decisive role in the political, economic and social life of Georgia in the difficult periods of its history and energy projects thanks to which fundamental changes in the field of policy and economic realities in the region had been achieved. Then, Afag Masud, the Board Chair of the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre and People’s Writer took the floor.