German Literary Portal Shares Ramiz Rovshan’s Creativity
“Aphorismen.de”, a popular German literature portal, has posted in the German language the poem “Treacherous creature” by the People’s Poet of Azerbaijan Ramiz Rovshan and selected aphorisms from his poetry, as part of the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre’s project “Azerbaijani Literature in Virtual World.”
The portal also provides detailed information on the poet.
Maryam Samadova, the German language specialist at the AzSTC, is the author of the line-by-line translation, and Thomas Schefter is the literary editor.
It is worth noting that “Aphorismen.de” regularly publishes works by world-famous philosophers, writers and poets, such as Socrates, Democritus, Charles Dickens, Yunus Emre, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Theodor Fontane, to name a few.
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).