Rabiga Nazimgyzy’s verses on the pages of the Spanish literary portal
“Trabalibros”, the popular Spanish literature portal, has posted in Spanish the verses “Don’t worry about me” and “Send me one photo” by Rabiga Nazimgyzy, a modern, talented poetess, as part of the AzSTC project “Azerbaijan’s Latest Literature”.
The translator of the verses into Spanish, preceded by information about the work by the poetess, is Aysel Aliyeva, the Spanish language specialist at the AzSTC, and the art editor is Eva Contreras, the Spanish philologist.
It is worth noting that the literature portal “Trabalibros”, followed by a wide auditorium of readers, regularly publishes works by world-famous poets and writers, such as Juan Rulfo, Thomas Mann, Vladimir Nabokov, Wolfgang Goethe, Miguel Delibes, Federico Garcia Lorca.
· Poetess, translator;
· In 2008 she graduated with a master’s degree in Literature from the Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University;
· Since 1998 she has been working as a reporter, translator and editor for newspapers, magazines, websites and online TV;
· Author of collections of poems “Me Before You”, “Episodic Love”, “Umbrella Uprising”, and “To Kiss the Time”;
· Author of translations of the memoirs of Richard Wagner "My Life", the novel of August Strindberg “Days of Loneliness”, Elias Canetti’s novel “The Blinding”, and the collection “Selected Works” by Romain Rolland.
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).