“Baku Forum of Young Poetesses” is an
international project implemented by the “Great Silk Way” International Youth
Union and its member organizations. The Forum is aimed at creating a space for
young and talented artists from the countries, historically connected with
cultural bounds of the Silk Road, for self-expression, exchange and discussions
on common challenges.
Forum of Young Poetesses” (on 8-11 June, 2017) has been finished, successfully.
Participants from 12 countries (Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia,
Croatia, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Morocco, Turkey, Tunisia,
Ukraine) took part in 4 days-long project. There was no fixed subject for the poems delivered by the poetesses as
well as the limit in length. The forum consists of 2 working days – Forum was dedicated
to the official opening ceremony, with participation of famous poets, writers
and public figures, alongside with presentations of works of participants and
also, the forum was included various cultural programs, sightseeing and
leisure; therefore, provide the participants with a non-formal environment for
communication. The thematic sessions with attendance of participants – (East - West Cultural diversity from
women’s perspective, Traditional and Internet Literature, New tendencies in
literature) was carried out within
the working days.