Seoul to hold International Forum of culture of Kazakhstan
The Forum's goal is to integrate Kazakhstan's culture in the global cultural environment.
The National Academic Library jointly with the Union of writers of Kazakhstan with the support of the Kazakh Ministry of Culture and Sports will hold the International Forum 'Contemporary Kazakhstani Culture in the Global World'. The event is held from October 30 to November 2, BNews.kz reports.
Within the Forum, the photo exhibition 'Culture and Art of Kazakhstan', the exhibition of pictures 'A Melody of Colour' by Kazakhstan's Union of painters and designers member Natalia Ligai will be presented. Also, books by Kazakh authors in English will be demonstrated that will be given to the Centre of Culture and Literature of Kazakhstan. The Centre was opened in 2016 in the National Library of Korea. Of note, since 2009 the corner 'Window to Korea' functions in the National Academic Library of Kazakhstan.
Writers, poets, playwrights, scholars and researchers, literary critics, journalists, painters, as well as ethnic Kazakhs living abroad will take part in the event.