Leyli and Majnun in Foreign Media
As part of Azerbaijan’s Realities in a Virtual World, an Azerbaijan State Translation Centre project to promote Azerbaijani literature worldwide, El Salvador-based Literatura y poesía (Literature and Poetry), one of the most commonly visited pages, has shared on its Facebook page a video. The video in Spanish features the history of ‘Leyli and Majnun’, the First Opera of the Muslim East, based on a poem by Muhammad Fuzuli, one of Azerbaijan’s greatest poets and philosophers.
Along with the information about Azerbaijan’s prominent composer Uzeyir Hajibeyli and Muhammad Fuzuli, the video mirrors the history of the artistic masterpiece.
Spanish-Language Literature Hub Shares Azerbaijan Poetry
Marruecos.ma, a crowd-pleasing Spanish-language literary portal based in Morocco, has posted in Spanish translation the poems - Farewell by Adil Mirseyid and Face to Face with the Hangman by Hamid Herischi. The page also provides information on the authors.
Russia, Turkey Literary Portals Share Verses by Ramiz Rovshan
Libstation and Litprichal, crowd-pleasing literary portals in Russia, have posted in Russian the poems - I Have no Hope for Anyone and Is There Something Bigger than God? by the People’s Poet of Azerbaijan Ramiz Rovshan. Besides,
Ukraine Media Shares Nizami Ganjavi’s Epic Love