Selected Works by Stefan Zweig is Out
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) is pleased to announce about the publication of “Selected Works” by Stefan Zweig, a world-famous Austrian writer, as part of a 150-volume series “Pearls of World Literature.”
The author of the epilogue entitled “Stefan Zweig – Great European” about the writer’s life and creativity is Vilayet Hajiyev, a notable translator of the German language. The book includes the author’s famous short stories “Letter from an Unknown Woman”, “The Governess”, “Burning Secret”, “Amok”, “Fear”, “Moonbeam Alley”, “Twenty-Four Hours in the Life of a Woman”, as well as his famous miniatures “'Stellar Moments of Humankind'”, “Joseph Fouché: Portrait of a Political Man.”
The authors of the translation are notable literary translators Vilayet Hajiyev, Charkaz Gurbanly, Zahid Mammadov, Nariman Abdulrahmanly, Hamid Arzulu and Gabil Ahmadov.
The copies of the edition will be available one of these days at one of the many bookstore locations listed below in the coming days:
‘Akademiya’ book house
‘Baku Book Centre’
‘Chiraq’ Book House
Book house of the Presidential Administration of the Azerbaijan Republic
Sales kiosk of the Azerbaijan University of Languages
Mir Jalal’s Short Story in the German Literature Magazine
“Signaturen.de”, the popular German e-literature magazine, has posted in German the short story “Dissertation” by Mir Jalal, the notable Azerbaijani writer, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan Literature in an International Virtual World.”
Notable Georgian Poet Given the Award of the State Translation Centre
This year, Makvala Gonashvili, the well-known Georgian poet, translator, Chairman of the Writers’ Union of Georgia, has been given the Award established by the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre on the occasion of the International Translator’s Day for her merits in the development of Azerbaijan-Georgian literary relations.
Victoria Romero: Joint Projects of the Centre and Latin American Embassies Ought To Be Continued
On September 26, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of Mexico to Azerbaijan, Mrs. Victoria Romero, visited the State Translation Centre. During the meeting, the exchange of views took place on the translation and publication projects implemented by the Centre in relation to the promotion of Latin American literature in Azerbaijan and the expansion of the Azerbaijani-Mexican literary and cultural ties.