On October 3, 2019, at 15:00 o'clock in the Library of the First President of Kazakhstan - Elbassy (Alikhan Bokeikhan street, 1) will be held the ceremony of awarding the winners of the annual literary relay in social networks "III Abai’s readings", dedicated to the work of the great Kazakh poet, composer, educator, thinker and public figure, founder of the Kazakh written literature and its first classic - Abai Kunanbayev. The literary competition has been held by the Library since 2017.
The ceremony will be attended by Director of the Library of Elbassy Amerkhan Rakhimzhanov, Vice-President of the National Academy of Sciences of Kazakhstan, rector of L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University Erlan Sydyk, Deputy of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, famous journalist Nurtore Zhusip, admirers of genius talent of the great poet.
The creativity of great Abai - the pride of national culture, is the most important component of the cultural code of the nation, his name is widely known to the international reading community.
The purpose of the project - information and image support of the program "Ruhani Zhangyru" as one of the global initiatives of Elbassy and popularization of the literary heritage of Abai Kunanbayev among young people, the formation of a culture of reading, taste in literature among the Kazakh youth.
Social networks have become the best "meeting place" for users with a solid reading experience and those who are just beginning to learn Abai's works. The project, focused primarily on the youth audience, brought together representatives of different ages, professions, regions of our country.