Nigar Hasanzade has successfully represented Azerbaijan at the International Poetry Festival
The famous poetess Nigar Hasanzade represented Azerbaijan at the "International Congress of the World Poetry Movement", held in Medellin, Colombia, from 1 to 15 July this year, as well as at the most famous world poetry festival "Medellin Festival", which was attended by 104 poets from 60 countries. The author of the translation into Azerbaijani of the poems, performed by the poet for the first time on the stage of the Medellin Festival, which has united hundreds of thousands of people from different countries of the world in its wonderful light, in the spirit of love for the Word and Art, over its 30-year rich history, is Salam Sarvan, a well-known Azerbaijani poet, winner of the "Golden Word" award (N. Hasanzade. "Selected Poems". State Translation Centre, 2022).
Within the framework of the visit organized with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan and the Azerbaijani Embassy to Mexico, by the decision of the Board of Directors of the World Poetry Movement Nigar Hasanzade was elected as the representative of the international organization for Azerbaijan.
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.