23 October 2009, Friday, 17:57
author: Lubov Kolokolova
Kitap Bashkir Publishing House named after Zainab Biisheva has published books commemorating the 90th anniversary of Mustai Karim's birthday and the 75th anniversary of the Bashkir Writers' Union.
The first volume of the selected works of the people's poet of Bashkortostan Mustai Karim includes poems of the period of 1934-1969, where the author reflects upon his anxious time and his relation to it. As the whole poetry of Mustai Karim, these poems are very metaphorical, they are written in vivid and figurative language. The book came out in Bashkir language with 3000 copies. Its author is Ilgiz Karimov, the son of the poet.
The chronicle and documentary edition "Fate of the land, breath of time" is prepared by the team of authors and is published both in Bashkir and in Russian languages. The book is dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Writers' Union of Bashkortostan. It consists of five parts and contains memoirs of writers and the memorial.
The chairman of the board of the Bashkir Writers' Union people's poet Ravil Bikbaev wrote a preface to this multipage collection (752 pages). The number of its copies is 1000.