Department of Asian Language Held Pushkin Week

From 4 to 8 June, the Department of Asian Language held an event titled "Pushkin Week" on the occasion of the birth of the great Russian poet Pushkin which was organized and supervised by Dr. Ina Zarovna. As part of this event, the  first year students of the Russian language were introduced to the Russian-language stories of Pushkin which are translated into Arabic, such as the Golden Fish, the Fisherman and others.

The students also learned about Pushkin's poetry which is translated into Arabic and read some of the most famous poems. In addition, the students listened to a lecture delivered by Dr. Ina Zarovna entitled "Pushkin and the Arab world" and a poetry contest was held on Pushkin poetry in a poetry session. The guest speaker was the Head of  the Department of Asian Languages, Dr. Bagdagul Mussa.