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Introducing Kazakh literature to the world: photos from the book launch

Haddy Ndure | 30 September 2019


Poem of the week: When I lean on your shoulder

When I lean on your shoulder, a sudden frenzy breaks out and dies in my heart. O my darling, let…


Stories of jealousy and betrayal

Our final day in Almaty started with editorial meetings. Having gathered material from our interviews with the authors over the…


Aigul Kemelbayeva: ‘Every line of Kazakh literature is a treasure’

Born in the same year as J.K. Rowling, Aigul started writing 15 years before the British novelist. The Kazakh author…