Central Asian literature: what’s on the cards?
‘Come to the Russian stand, I’ll meet you there’, says Hamid Ismailov, a writer from Uzbekistan, the head of the BBC Central Asian and Caucasus Service, a quiet and soft-spoken gentleman in a black velveteen jacket. It’s the last day of the London Book Fair 2013, and I’m visiting the huge Earls Court Exhibition
Let the Jazz be!
VIII International Festival “Jazz_Bishkek_Spring” – 2013 started on April, 19 in the capital of Kyrgyzstan. The organizer of the Festival, The Public Fund “Central Asia – Art Management” (PF CAAM), gave the fans of jazz …