Anniversary | Cultural evening on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ilyas Afandiyev, writer and playwright (1914-1996)

When, local time: 
Monday, 19 May 2014 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Специальное мероприятие
Contact: 
dl.azerbaidjan@unesco-delegations.org, 01 45 68 28 77

Programme: musical performances, short documentary films, readings.
As the author of more than 80 works, including plays, novels, short stories and essays Ilyas Afandiyev was well known in foreign audience. His works show the realities of life, social issues, family issues, intergenerational relationships, as well as the way out of the situation and problems. The heritage of Ilyas Afandiyev is still alive and studied in many institutions and research centres. This proposal is an example of outstanding life of a writer and poet who contributed to the promotion of principles of cultural diversity, tolerance and respect between people.

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By invitation, limited seating capacity:
dl.azerbaidjan@unesco-delegations.org, 01 45 68 28 77
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