Discover Azerbaijan: from science to culture

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Mansfield College, Oxford
Staffordshire (GB129)
Tel 2018-04-29
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As an organisation aiming to promote science, Azerbaijan Science Association will organise special event at the University of Oxford. The event consists of two parts: science and culture. The first part will be a presentation about the groundbreaking contributions by Azerbaijani scholars to the global science, general knowledge about Azerbaijan and commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Booklets about Azerbaijani scholars will be distributed to participants. In the cultural part, traditional Azerbaijani instruments will be played and songs will be performed by Azerbaijani artists. Alongside musical performances, general information about traditional Azerbaijani instruments will be presented. During the break in-between two parts, the guests will be treated to delicious traditional Azerbaijani sweets of shakarbura and pakhlava.

Part 1: Presentation (19:00-20:00 in Lecture Auditorium) - General knowledge about Azerbaijan - Azerbaijani scientists and their key global contributions - Commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Republic of Azerbaijan - General information about Azerbaijan Science Association Part 2: Cultural performances (20:00-21:00 in Chapel/Dining Hall) - Tar - Kamancha - Piano - Viola - Sari Gelin Guest Speakers: - Professor Nigar Hashimzade, PhD (Durham University) - Dr Garib Murshudov (University of Cambridge) - Dr Gulara Guliyeva (University of Birmingham) Free entry, registration is required. For more information visit:

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