23 October 2009, Friday, 10:55
author: Lubov Kolokolova
The evening dedicated to the memory of the classic of Bashkir literature Mustai Karim took place in the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theatre. Bashkir writers and poets, relatives of the people's poet, public members, artists and students took part in it.
The counsellor of state under the President RB Sergey Lavrentiev, high-ranking guests from Moscow, Dagestan, Chuvashia, Mari-El, Chelyabinsk and other cities are among guests of honour.
As it was mentioned earlier, a field session of the secretariat of the Russian Writers' Union is timed to the celebration of Mustai Karim's anniversary and the 75th anniversary of the Bashkir Writers' Union. The deputy chairman of the board of the Russian Writers' Union Gennady Ivanov, secretaries of the board Yamil Mustafin, Rinat Kharisov, Valery Vorobiev, Ramazan Shagaleev, the chairman of the Tatar Writers' Union Ilfat Ibragimov, the chairman of the Writer's Union of Dagestan Magomed Akhmedov and others came to participate in these events.
The meeting of the secretariat devoted to development prospects and creative interrelations of modern Bashkir literature took place yesterday at the conference hall of the National Bashkir Museum. After that, all its participants came to the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theatre to the memory evening of Mustai Karim.
In his opening speech, the deputy chairman of the Baskir Writers' Union Ravil Bikbaev said that Mustai Karim's anniversary is a really national holiday. We will hold the poet in remembrance for centuries.