Javid Zeynally’s Short Story on Austrian Literature Portal

Javid Zeynally’s Short Story on Austrian Literature Portal

“Gedichtesammlung.net”, the Austrian literature portal, has posted in German the short story “The Geography Teacher’s Jacket” by Javid Zeynally, a young talented writer, within the frame of the AzSTC project “The Latest Azerbaijan Literature.” The literature portal also provides detailed information on the writer.

The translators of the short story into German are Sahiba Ibrahimova, a German language specialist, and Andrea Criber, a notable Austrian philologist.

It is worth noting that the portal, which has been launched since 2006, regularly publishes works by young talented authors throughout the world.


Javid Zeynally


        was born in Jalilabad town in 1986;

–        received his bachelor’s and master’s degree at the Library and Information Science faculty of Baku State University;

–        his first novel Hopeful Look to the Future came out in 2010;

–        won “The Best Young Writer of the Year” Award by the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan in 2010.