Ambassador of the United States of Mexico: "We intend to expand our cooperation with the Centre"
On April 19, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of Mexico to Azerbaijan, Mrs. Victoria Romero, visited the State Translation Centre. During the meeting, the expansion of the Azerbaijani-Mexican literary and cultural ties, further steps in this direction and promotion of Azerbaijani literature in Mexico and Mexican literature in Azerbaijan were discussed. The creative heritage of world-famous Mexican writers such as Juan Rulfo, Octavio Paz, Carlos Fuentes, whose works had been translated and published by the Centre at different times in Azerbaijan, aroused great interest among the public. Besides, strong interest in Latin American literature, in general, was noted.
Victoria Romero: “As an embassy, we intend to expand our relations with the State Translation Centre and implement new literary projects within the framework of mutual cooperation. In this regard, we pay special attention to highlighting women's writing, the works of famous Mexican writers in Azerbaijan, as well as the works of leading women writers of Azerbaijan in Mexico.”
At the end of the meeting, the guest was presented with the book "Selected Works" by the outstanding writer Carlos Fuentes from samples of Mexican literature published by the Centre in the Azerbaijani language.
AzSTC Hosts Certificate Award Ceremony for Translators
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) has completed the next qualifying examinations for professional translators. The translators who passed AzSTC’s qualifying examinations in sociology and politics, international relations, science and technology, economics, finance, and law received Certificates of the Centre.
Akaki Sereteli’s book for the first time in Azerbaijan
The ADTM Translation Agency is pleased to announce the publication of the book “My Songs”, which includes selected poetic samples by Akaki Sereteli, the notable Georgian poet, within the grant project of the Writer’s House of Georgia.
Saday Budagly’s Short Story in the Israeli literature magazine
“Artikl”, the Israeli literature magazine, has posted in Russian the short story “Rainless Weather” by Saday Budagly, the notable Azerbaijani writer, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan Literature in an International Virtual World.”