Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Art held international scientific and practical conference on "Hussein Javid’s art philosophy" dedicated to Huseyn Javid’s 135th anniversary of the great poet and playwright on October 24.
Rector of the ASUCA, Professor Farah Aliyeva, ANAS Vice-President, Academician Isa Habibbeyli, Director of the National Museum of Azerbaijan Literature, Academician Rafael Huseynov told about the Huseyn Javid’s rich work of the outstanding representative of Azerbaijani literature, great poet and playwright and brought to attention that he made an invaluable contribution to literature.
It was noted that, G.Javid laid the foundation of the genres of the national romantic poem, verse drama and tragedy in Azerbaijani literature and presented our cultural heritage with interesting images with deep philosophical thinking. G.Javid’s dramatic works "The Abyss", "Iblis", "Maral", "Sheikh Sanan", "Afet", "The Prophet" and others became pearls of national literature.
It was brought to the attention that, greatest appreciation of Huseyn Javid’s works was given by the great leader Heydar Aliyev. Thanks to the efforts and determination of the national leader, his body was taken to his homeland from Irkutsk and buried in the Nakhchivan land where he was born.
At the event were listened reports on "The role of Hussein Javid in the formation of the ideology of Azerbaijanism of the art philosophy", "Aesthetic problems of Azerbaijani Javidology", "Similar and distinctive features of Azerbaijan and European romanticism of the beginning of the 20th century", "Turning " Javid Theater "into an integral part of the national culture" and etc.
The conference continued its work in the sessions of the sections.