Creativity of Sapar Baizhanov - a national personality


With support of the TV Channel "Qazaqstan" and "Kazakh Radiosy" on January 27, 2021 at 11.00 in the auditorium named after E. Shaimerdenov of the Faculty of Journalism of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, an online conference "Creativity of Sapar Baizhanov - a national personality" will be held. The event is dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the birth of a state and public figure, writer and publicist.


Great scientist


On January 20, 2021 at 12.00, a online presentation of the books - Russian Practices of Governance in Eurasia. Frontier Power Dynamics, 16th-19th Century (London: Routledge, 2020)   by Professor Gulnar Kendirbay of Columbia University (New York, USA) will take place, a special exhibition of the scientist's works will also be organized Al-Farabi Kazakh National University with the support of non-profit Joint Stock Company "Otandastar Foundation"

Location: Nur-Sultan, D. Kunayev STR., 12/1, «Otandastar», «White hall meeting».

Almaty, Al-Farabi Avenue, 71, Abay hall (No. 308) of the al-Farabi scientific library

The event will be attended by representatives of the Union of writers and the Union of journalists of Kazakhstan, heads of national media and well-known journalists, public and state figures, foreign scientists and faculty of the faculty of journalism of KazNU.

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Online webinar for young journalists


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