Norwegian Ambassador Visits AzTC
The Azerbaijan Translation Centre on Friday received a visit from the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Norway Bård Ivar Svendsen to Azerbaijan, for a roundtable discussion with its Director Afag Masud.
The meeting focused on Norway’s famous prose writers, such as Henrik Ibsen, Knut Hamsun, Arvid Torgeir Lie, Tarjei Vesaas, and others, whose works were translated into Azerbaijani and published in Khazar world literature magazine, as well as Azerbaijanis’ interest in Norwegian literature. The sides also discussed future plans to translate examples of Azerbaijani literature into Norwegian and to publish the book in Oslo.
A Book of Poems by Makvala Gonashvili Is Out
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre has published a collection of selected poems “One Thousand And Two Nights” by Makvala Gonashvili, the notable Georgian poetess, Chairman of the Writers’ Union of Georgia.
German Literary Portal Shares Mahammad Fuzuli’s Creativity
“Enzyklopädie des Islam”, a popular literary portal of Germany, has posted in German the musaddas and ghazal by the great Azerbaijani poet Mahammad Fuzuli, as part of the AzSTC project “Mahammad Fuzuli - 530”.
Ambassador Christopher Berroteran: “We would very much like the Azerbaijani reader to get acquainted with the Venezuelan literature”
The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to Azerbaijan, Mr. Christopher Alberto Martinez Berroteran, visited the State Translation Centre the other day.