The Piano Competition
Visions of Azerbaijan is delighted to print below Chapter 7 of “The Orphan Sky,” with the kind permission of publishers Sourcebooks
A Short Story from Southern Azerbaijan
Kuyulu Said Najjari was born in 1973 in the city of Fuman in Gilan Province, Iran.
The Arab Guest
We print below Chapter 10 from prize-winning novel Man of the Mountains with the kind permission of the author, Zaur Hasanov, translator Carolin
Basat Battles the One-Eyed Ogre
We publish below two extracts from The Incomplete Manuscript with the kind permission of the author and the publisher, the Strategic Book Publishing
When I say that I love the Baku wind everyone looks at me as though I were an alien freak.
When the Grass Grows
Sara Oghuz Nazirova is an Azerbaijani writer and art critic. The author of novellas, stories, plays and film scripts, she was awarded the title
THE MORNING after that NIGHT
Anar (Anar Rasul Rzayev), well-known modern Azerbaijani writer, was born in 1938. His literary work dates from 1960. He achieved popularity with his
The Molla’s Tales
Molla Nasreddin is a character well-known throughout the Turkic world – and beyond – although his name has many permutations; sometimes
The national songs of Azerbaijan are a most important element of its rich music folklore. They express, simply and clearly, all the qualities