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

Haddy Ndure | 30 September 2019


Meeting the greats

Day two was what we’d all been preparing for – a conference with Kazakh officials, authors and the media. It…


‘Kindness saves us’

It’s been one of those humbling days. The first of Kazakh poet I met was Marfuga Aitkhozina, an elderly, still…


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…