On February 21, 2020 there at the National library of the RK of the Ministry of culture and sport of the Republic of Kazakhstan took place the second stage of the competition of expressive reading named “Zhazdym yulgi zhastarga bermek yushin” dedicated to the 175-th birthday of the great Kazakh poet Abai Kunanbayev.
There with the congratulatory speech spoke the director of National library of the RK Ospanova Bakytzhamal Kayirbekovna. Also there spoke the bishop of Kaskelen, member of the Writers’ Union of Moscow city – Member of higher orders of clergy Gennadi (Gogolev) and representative of UNESCO of Almaty city Khalafova Aigul, who wished the participants success in the competition.
The competition was in three nominations: “The verses and poems of Abai”, “The poetical translations of Abai”, “The words of edification of Abai”.
The organizers of the competition – the National library of the RK, the Department of education of Almaty city, the editorial collegium of the republican informational-methodological magazine “The open school”, the representation of Gossotrudnichestvo in Almaty city.
There in the jury are – the scientists, poets, translators, figures of culture, actors of theatre and cinema, representatives of UNESCO.
Participants: the pupils of Almaty city – the winners of the first district stage of the competition.
The winners of the competition were awarded with diplomas, gratitude letters and books.