On January 28 this year, in the reading room of the university’s library, together with specialists from the IOC library, members of the Union of Journalists of the Republic of Kazakhstan, scientists, writers, composer B. Kozhakhmetov, a round table was held on the theme: “Abai Dana – Abai Dara қazaқtyk!” Literary and musical evening The event was attended by the Vice-Rector for Academic and Methodological Work of the University A. Eltaev, Director of Bolashak M. Turtaev, Professors R. Tashkaraev, E. Turashev, teachers and students of the University.
The moderator of the event was librarian Aitenova N. The first word was given to the vice-rector of the educational-methodical department of the university A. Yeltayev. At the evening, excerpts from the life and work of Abay Kunanbayev, quotes, poems, sayings were read. Acapella performed the song of Abay “Көзімнің қарасы”, etc. Viewers were shown video and audio materials about the life and work of Abay, slides were shown. B. Kozhakhmetov introduced the life of a great man by reading poetry, and reviewed his works and songs.
During the event, students expressed their opinion about the role of the great poet, enlightener, wise Abay Kunanbaev in the history of the Kazakh people from the end of XIX and has not lost its relevance to the present day.