ADAMDAR/offline. Literature night with Zair Asim

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ADAMDAR/offline. Literature night with Zair Asim

Aug 6, 2018

Almaty, Kazakhstan

What? Literature night with Zair Asim

Where? SIGS space (Almaty, Kazakhstan)

When? Wednesday, August 8 at 7 p.m.

Adamdar.ca is now available not only online but offline, too. We are starting a series of meetings with key people from the region of CA (Central Asia & Caucasus).

The first meeting will be held on August 8 in Almaty, at SIGS space. And the first guest speaker is Zair Asim  (Kazakhstan) — one of the main representatives of new Almaty poetry.

Zair Asim is a poet and writer. His works were published in “Znamya,” “Novyi Mir,” “Novaya Yunost,” “Druzhba Narodov,” “Volga” and other magazines.

He was short-listed for “Russky Gulliver” and “Bella” prizes. Asim was long-listed for the Russian Award many times, last time in 2017.

Collections of his poems and prose in were published in Almaty in 2010 and 2013.

 

Links:

“Zhurnalnyi zal”

Interview

 

During the literature night at SIGS space Zair Asim will introduce his poems created between 2016 and 2018.

 

Address: SIGS space, 40 Gogol street, Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Free admission.