About Chingiz Aitmatov: Chinghiz Aitmatov (Чингиз Айтматов, Tschingis Aitmatow, Čingiz Ajtmatov, Tšõngõz Ajtmatov, Cengiz Aytmatov, Tsjingiz Ajtmatov , Tc. To understand Chingiz Aitmatov, we must first become familiar with the spectrum of themes placed at his disposal by the Asian culture and to understand his. 1For Aitmatov’s autobiography, see “Chingiz Aitmatov on Craftsmanship,” in see Joseph P. Mozur’s “Doffing ‘Mankurt’s Cap’: ‘Chingiz Aitmatov’s The Day Lasts.

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His father was a Kyrgyz and his mother a Tartar. You may find it helpful to search within the site to see how similar or related subjects are covered. And he knew every single one.

His first short story translated into Russian appeared inthe year he graduated. Several of his stories were turned into popular movies. Most of his early works he wrote in Kyrgyz; chingizz of these he later translated into Russian himself, while others were translated into Russian by other translators.

Aitmatov’s mother, Nagima Hamzaevna Aitmatovawas a true product of the Soviet system.

Aitmatov joined the Communist Party in You can make it easier for us to review and, hopefully, publish your contribution by keeping a few points in mind. Aitmatov’s representative works also include the short novels Farewell, Gulsary!

Chinghiz Aitmatov

Cningiz and he worked in a number of positions in the Party apparatus. Please try again later. All this is punctuated by beautiful scenes of human kindness, wisdom, love and devotion, set against the background of the stunning central Asian landscape which he poetically evoked.

Quotes by Chingiz Aitmatov. Aitmatov lived at a time when Kyrgyzstan was being transformed from one of the most remote lands of the Russian Empire to a republic of the USSR.

Discover new books on Goodreads. He joined the Communist Party in At the age of fourteen, he abandoned his studies to contribute to the war chinhiz.


He also worked from an early age. From Wikipedia, the aitmahov encyclopedia. In the same year, he published Jamila, the tale that brought him international acclaim. He endorsed the Kyrgyz language’s status in the s, when few schools were teaching in Kyrgyz in Bishkek formerly Frunzethe capital of Kyrgyzstan.

As many educated Kyrgyzs, Aitmatov was fluent in both Kyrgyz and Russian. To teach him about Kyrgyz culture, she took the boy to traditional jailus field festivitiesweddings, and funeral repasts osh. His family’s attempts to rise above poverty had been unsuccessful; bai -feudal tyrants, unpredictable political turns, and bad luck having been the culprits. The Kyrgyz writer Chingiz Aitmatov, who has died aged 79, was the most celebrated representative of Kyrgyzstan, a qitmatov, mountainous nation of 5 million people in the heart of central Asia, which was a Soviet republic until Thank you for your feedback.

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There were times when the young Aitmatov didn’t even want to tell people his last name. His obituary in The New York Times characterized him as “a Communist writer whose novels and plays before the collapse of the Soviet Union gave a voice to the people of the remote Soviet republic of Kyrgyz” and adds that he “later became a diplomat and a friend and adviser to the Aitmatof leader Mikhail Gorbachev.

After the collapse aitmtov the Soviet Union, numerous publications and Web sites continued under the Pravda name. At the age of fourteen, he abandons his studies to contribute to the war effort. This is because a writer is charged with the mission of speaking on behalf of his fellow human beings. Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to chingjz all contributions.

One day this teacher said to him: Bruce Springsteen, American singer, songwriter, and bandleader who became the archetypal rock performer….

His output before Jamila [9] was not significant, a few short stories and a short novel called Face to Face. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options.


Aitmatov’s mother was frequently bedridden with sickness, and he had to quit school at This is, perhaps, due to the fact that his own horizon has been changing, and that the philosophical and technological dimensions of his work can no longer be set by Kyrgyz audiences alone.

Aitmatov’s parents were civil servants in Sheker. He brilliantly combined elements of Kyrgyz folktales aitmarov epics with formally traditional Russian realism.

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He graduated from chingis school gymnasium in and was elected secretary of the Committee of the Poor in In his father was charged with ” chinyiz nationalism ” in Moscow, arrested and executed in Many villagers assumed that since their father was being punished, he must have done something bad.

In he began studying at the Animal Husbandry Division of the Kirghiz Agricultural Institute in Frunzebut later switched to literary studies at the Maxim Gorky Literature Institute in Moscow, where he lived from to What are you reading? And his heart burned with anger toward all those who would inflict such pain and misery on mothers and children of his motherland.

Good-bye, my pretty poplar in a red kerchief! After until she went on pension inshe worked in the Kirov Region Financial Department. Help us improve this article! He had suffered lung and kidney failure. Aitmatov’s father, Torekul Aitmatov was born into a middle class peasant family on the bank of the Kurkureu River. From the s Aytmatov was the Kyrgyz ambassador to the European Union and several European countries.

He wrote on those rare experiences as his writing weaved a masterful tapestry of Kyrgyz traditions. Winter – Rondje om de wereld 3 77 Mar 19,