Second Largest Library in Europe: Poetry Book from Azerbaijan Already Available to the Public
Candles: 101 Verses, a modern poetry book from Azerbaijan, published in 2015 and first launched at Waterstones, Europe's largest academic range bookshop in London, is now available at Europe’s second-largest non-lending library, run by the Lyrik Kabinett Foundation, Germany, as part of cooperation between the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre and the foundation.
The Lyrik Kabinett library, established in 1994, is the second-largest specializing in poetry in Europe. It contains German-language and international poetry of all periods in parallel-text editions and original monolingual editions, CD’s and other audio materials, DVDs and live recordings.
Musa Kazim Arijan, Chairman of Writers’ Union of Turkey: ‘Just Literature Will Take Us to the Development of Our Cultural Unity’
In his recent interview with the official website of the Union of Turkish Writers (www.tyb.org.tr) Musa Kazim Arijan shared his views on the Memorandum signed between the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre
Azerbaijani Poetry in Reputable Russian Literary Almanac
Russian’s reputable literary almanac 45Parallel.net has posted verses ‘My Inspiration’, ‘Like Fire, Like Water’ by People’s Poet Mammad Araz, and verses ‘Confession’, ‘As If the Sea Is also a Man’, ‘Light Came on My Way’ by another People’s Poet Aliagha Kurchayli in Russian translation, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan Literature in a Virtual World”. The page also provides detailed information on the poets.
Fidel Coloma: “Establishing Literary Exchanges in Online Format Is One of the Most Important Challenges We Face”
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) received a visit from Fidel Coloma, Chargé d'affaires of the Republic of Chile to Azerbaijan.