16. Jul, 2017

60th Anniversary of Chingiz Aitmatov's legacy worldwide

Chingiz Aitmatov published his first story "Face to Face" in Kirghiz language, 1957. At the same year, the famous French writer Louis Aragon translated his next story "Jamila" into French and published in France. This love story made the young author overnight well known in the former USSR and later worldwide.