The 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic will be celebrated in 2018 that is the first secular democratic state created in the Muslim East.
The victory of the Republic, proclaimed on May 28, 1918, has been a product of a long period. Mirza Fatali Akhundzadeh applying the genre system of Western European literature (drama, prose) and especially a new way of thinking in Azerbaijan, laid the foundation for the ideology of our new national culture and future independence.
Jalil Mammadguluzadeh, Mirza Alekper Sabir, Uzeyir Hajibeyov and Jafar Jabbarli played an important role in the development of the republican ideology of artistic word. Since the mid-19th century, all struggle trends for national identity, including literary and artistic ideas, have been united in the work of Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh.
In this regard, taking into account the Presidential Decree on the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic on May 16, 2017, Azerbaijan University plans to hold a national conference on "Philology in the context of the Republican ideology" on April 11, 2018.
The purpose of the conference is to expose and evaluate the path and success of our philosophical thoughts in the context of the Republic, which has played an important role in the formation of Azerbaijani statehood and culture, attracting young researchers to solve these issues and their potential to address existing problems.
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