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09 April 2010 [13:32] - Today.Az
On April 9, the Folklore Institute of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences will organize an event "A Day of Dede Gorgud" on the occasion of the 1300th jubilee of the book "Dede Gorgud" ("Grandfather Gorgud").
An associate member of ANAS Tofig Hajiyev will address the event on "The Book Dede Gorgud is the past of our yesterday", Doctors of Philology, professors Kamran Aliyev "The Khanims of Oguz", Azizkhan Tanriverdiyev "The Functions of the Language in the book "Dede Gorgud"", Asif Hajiyev "Words, immortalizing the time", a Candidate of History Khaliyaddin Khalilli "The Ethno-Social Development of Oguzes in the book "Dede Gorgud"".
The artistic part of the event will feature the extracts from the book "Dede Gorgud" performed by an ensemble "İrs" ("The Heritage").