Khazar Magazine’s Next Issue Out Now
Highlights of the issue include:
the short story “Passionate Night” by Sara Nazirli under the heading of “Azerbaijan Literature”;
the novel “Heat and Dust” by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala under the heading of “Booker Prize Winners”;
the essay by Rollan Seisenbayev and poems by Olzhas Suleimenov under the heading of “Kazakh Literature”;
the short story “Neustroyev’s Scent” by Anatoli Kim under the heading of “Contemporary Russian Prose”;
the short story “Mr. Know-All” by Somerset Maugham under the heading of “Literary Giants”;
the short stories “Popularity” by Edgar Allan Poe, “A Little Mistake” and “Traveling with a Nihilist” by Nikolai Leskov under the heading of “Stories”;
“Speaking From My Heart” by Marlene Dietrich under the heading of “Diary”;
letters by V. Mayakovsky under the heading of “Memoir”;
the novel “I Served the King of England” by Bohumil Hrabal under the heading of “Novels”;
the translation from “Torah” under the heading of “Celestial Reincarnation”;
the play “The White Disease” by Karel Chapek under the heading of “Theatre”;
“Diary of Cinema and of Life” by Cesare Zavattini under the heading of “Cinema” and others.
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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.
The Book “Heydar Aliyev and Georgia” Is Out
The book “Heydar Aliyev and Georgia”, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the founder of modern Azerbaijan, the world-famous political figure Heydar Aliyev, has been published in Tbilisi by the joint efforts of the Georgian intelligentsia and the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC).