90th anniversary of the writer at BBC London

Our celebration of 90th birthday of Chingiz Aitmatov at BBC World/Kyrgyz News

Professor James Riordan - the best English translator of Aitmatov legacy

Professor James Riordan was a witness of the rise of the young Kirghiz writer in Moscow in 50th.
He met Louis Aragon, who recommend him the story "Jamilia" by Chingiz Aitmatov