WORKS BY NIZAMI GANJAVI AS A LITERARY AND HISTORICAL SOURCE
International Conference
May 7, 2021

The conference dedicated to the 880th anniversary of the great Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi within the "Year of Nizami".

The works of the great poet are not only outstanding examples of art, but also an invaluable source in the study of the history of Azerbaijan, the Caucasus and the whole East. Therefore the conference will also study the problems in Nizami literary school and its main features, influence of Nizami's ideas and subjects on the literature of Persian, Arabic, Turkish, Indian and other Eastern peoples, Nizami and Azerbaijani literature, Nizami Ganjavi and folklore issues and also the historical facts and issues of national identity in the poet's works, the role of Nizami Ganjavi's work in studying the ethnogenesis of the Azerbaijani people etc.

The conference will be held online due to the pandemic conditions.