LECTURE "AGE OF CHANGES, NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN KAZAKH POETRY" FROM ARDAK NURGAZY
Lecturer: Ardak Nurgazy — poet, novelist, literature critic
Subtitles: Russian, English
Ardak will tell the way poetry evolved from lyric to epic, form modernism to post-modernism. He will tell why literature act started by distinguished Kazakh poets Magzhan Zhumabayev and Zhumeken Nazhymedenov came to a halt. In addition you will learn which influences are crucial for contemporary Kazakh poetry and what is happening in this medium.
LECTURE "RUSSIAN POETRY OF KAZAKHSTAN: AT THE VERGE OF LANGUAGES AND LITERATURE" HELD BY PAVEL BANNIKOV
Lecturer: Pavel Bannikov — poet, editor and publisher
Subtitles: Kazakh, English
Pavel will tell about how Russian poetry developed and evolved in Kazakhstan since 1991, is there an Almaty school of Russian poetry, and the image of Kazakh Russians.