The international scientific and practical conference «Saken Seyfullin: personality and time»

Department of Kazakh literature of the Eurasian National University together with the Foundation on October 24, 2019 holds the international scientific and practical conference «Saken Seyfullin: personality and time», dedicated to the 125th anniversary of Saken Seifullin, of statesman and classic of Kazakh literature.

Research directions of the conference are as follows:

1. The development of Kazakh literature in the early XX century and the work of S.Seifullin

2. Merits of S.Seifullin in the formation and development of Kazakh literary criticism

3. National trends in the development of traditional culture

The conference will begin at 9.00. Nur-Sultan, Satpaeva, 2. Audience of the first president.

Applications for participation and materials should be submitted before April 25, 2019 to the address: office 330, Department of Kazakh literature, L N Gumilyov ENU, 11 Kazhymukan str., Nur-Sultan, Republic of Kazakhstan, 010000,


Requirements for the submitted materials:

The volume should be not less than 5-10 pages, format A4, the page margin- 20 mm on all sides, font Times New Roman, size – 14, line spacing – 1.

The title of the article should be in the middle, in capital letters. Surname and initials of the author(s), full name of the represented organization (university), the country should be on the right edge, in italic, lowercase.

The report should be accompanied by an abstract in English, Kazakh and Russian.

Furthermore, the text of the article. The list of references is given at the end of the text. Diagrams, drawings, and photographs should be submitted as separate files.

Materials irrelevant to the topic or not meet these requirements will not be accepted.

Phone: 8 (7172) (fax) 709500 (internal phone: 32-313), 8701-425-62-10 (Aituganova Saulesh).

To attend the conference following information should be send:

1. Full name

2. Position, scientific degree;

3. Full name of the sending organization;

4. Telephone, fax;

5. E-mail;

6. Title of the article.

Conference materials are accepted in Kazakh, English and Russian.


The Organizing Committee