December 12, 2018
Today, on December 12, 2018, Chingiz Aitmatov would turn 90 years old. AUCA Vice-President Chingiz Shamshiev told about a story of the great writer to pupils from elder group of kindergarten No. 144 under the Office of President and Government of the Kyrgyz Republic.
The Vice-President of the university met babies in the morning after they had a breakfast. Mr.Shamshiev told about the hard childhood of Chingiz Aitmatov, how this period of life was reflected in the writer's work and about the rules of life of our great compatriot. Also, AUCA Vice-President showed children photos from the personal archive - Shamshiev's parents were friends with Chingiz Aitmatov and named their son after the national writer.
While listening to the narrator, children vied with each other asking questions, and even after the story, they did not want to let the guest go.
AUCA is actively celebrating the year dedicated to the memory of Chingiz Aitmatov. Earlier, the university hosted a presentation of a book about him - the author of a publication, Osmonakun Ibraimov shared with the students of AUCA and other guests of the presentation his memories of the writer. The main hero of another meeting, organized by the university, was a son of Chingiz Aitmatov - Eldar Aitmatov. In addition, the university hosted a creative evening in memory of the author, prepared by students.