Maharram Gasimli (Azerbaijani: Məhərrəm Qasımlı) is a Doctor of Sciences in Philology, professor, Vice Director of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences' Literature Institute,[1] chairman of Azerbaijan Ashugs' Union (03.03.2016 to present),[2][3] literature scholar, folklore scholar, Meritorious Scientist,[4] and poet.[5]

Maharram Gasimli
Personal details
Born (1958-08-05) August 5, 1958 (age 61)
Azerbaijan
CitizenshipAzerbaijan
NationalityAzerbaijan

Maharram Gasimli was born in 1958 in the village of Alakol in Tovuz, Azerbaijan. He graduated from Azerbaijan State University with a major in philology.

He currently works in the Literature Institute of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. He is Director of the Folklore Division of the Institute.[6][7] In 1992, he was appointed Vice Director of Academics for the Institute.[8]

He was in the working group to prepare the ten-volume History of Azerbaijani Literature. He is the editor-in-chief of the Folklore and Ethnography Journal which has been published since 2003.

He compiled the Novruz encyclopedia in 2008 and was its chief scientific editor. He published his book "Ozan-aşık sanatı" in Turkey in 2010.

He akso writes poetry under the pseudonym Orxan Paşa. He published a poetry book in 2004 entitled "Sənə sözüm var".

He is currently working on the "Ozan-Aşıq" encyclopedia. He is the principal secretary of Azerbaijan Ashugs' Union.[9] He was appointed as chairman of the union in 2016.[10]

He has published more than 250 academic articles and 2 monographs in Azerbaijan. He has published 20 articles abroad.[11][12]

He has been the host of several TV programs on Azerbaijan Television and its affiliate Culture channel including "Music Treasure Chest" and "Saz- Word Evening." [13]

AwardsEdit

  • National Meritorious Scientist Award- 03.11.2015[14][15]

BooksEdit

"Aşıq sənəti" (Ashug Profession), Baku, "Ozan", 1996. "Sənə sözüm var" (I Have Something to Tell You), 2004,"Ozan-aşık sanatı" (Ozan-Ashug Profession), 2010, Turkey.[16]

ArticlesEdit

  • Ozan-aşıq keçidi (Ozan- Ashug Transition). Baku, "Qobustan" journal, 1991, No.3
  • "Ustad", "Ədəbiyyat qəzeti", 22 fevral 1991-cı il, No.8.
  • "Manas" dastanının anlatılış özəllikləri. Ankara, "Turk dünyası" dərgisi, 1995, No.4
  • Azərbaycan türklərində ad anlayışı. Azərbaycan interneyşel. dər. Vaşinqton, 1999, No.11
  • Aşıq sənətində informatik yük və repertuar problemləri. Bakı, 2001, Elmi əsərlər, No.3-4
  • Bayatılarımızın heyrət heykəli: Sarı Aşıq //Ədəbiyyat qəzeti.- 2015.- 5 sentyabr.- S.20-21.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://science.gov.az/institutes/31
  2. ^ "Məhərrəm Qasımlı Aşıqlar Birliyinin yeni sədri seçilib". karabakhmedia.az. 3 mart 2016. http://karabakhmedia.az/main/4301-meherrem-qasimli-ashiqlar-birliyinin-yeni-sedri-sechilib.html. İstifadə tarixi: 3 mart 2016.
  3. ^ ""Sayat Nova is Azerbaijani, not Armenian; he is Seyat Neva"". En.azvision.az. 2016-10-21. Retrieved 2017-04-11.
  4. ^ "President.Az". En.president.az. 2010-05-27. Retrieved 2017-04-11.
  5. ^ Savalan Talıblı. “Xalq folklorunu bilirsə, o xalqı heç kim ələ ala bilməz”: Məhərrəm Qasımlı: “Bizim mədəniyyətin açarı sazdır”: [Filologiya elmləri doktoru, professor] //"Kaspi".- 2008.- 22 avqust.- S. 14. № 150(1857)
  6. ^ "Gasimli Quote". Azer.com. 2011-02-07. Retrieved 2017-04-11.
  7. ^ http://www.aznews.az/news/cemiyyet/90778.html
  8. ^ http://anl.az/down/meqale/respublika/2013/mart/299608.htm
  9. ^ http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/doc/src/NGO-90327-10.COM-ICH-09.pdf
  10. ^ https://sputnik.az/culture/20160303/404016238.html
  11. ^ http://azerab.az/index.php/maegalaelaer
  12. ^ http://science.gov.az/forms/doktora-nauk-instituta-literaturyi/1880
  13. ^ http://www.baki-xeber.com/medeniyyet/55206.html
  14. ^ "Təbrik edirik" (az). "Ozan dünyası". azab.az. 2015. http://www.azab.az/Ozan/OZAN-26.pdf. İstifadə tarixi: 2016-02-04.
  15. ^ http://www.folkloretnoqrafiya.com/index.php/m-h-rr-m-qas-ml-haqq-nda
  16. ^ http://elibrary.az/cgi/irbis64r/cgiirbis_64.exe?LNG=az&Z21ID=&I21DBN=IBIS_PRINT&P21DBN=IBIS&S21STN=1&S21REF=&S21FMT=fullw_print&C21COM=S&S21CNR=&S21P01=0&S21P02=1&S21P03=A=&S21STR=Qasımlı%2C%20Məhərrəm%20Paşa%20oğlu