‘Writers of Yakutia’ new reference book been published
Yakutia 24 TV channel: A new bio-bibliographic reference book “Writers of Yakutia” has been published.
The circulation is 1000 copies. The guide has been compiled by famous bibliographer Valentina Pavlova with the support of the Republic Writers Association.
In previous years five biobibliographic indexes of this type have been prepared and published. The first was published in 1963, the last in 2000. “Unlike previously published ones, this publication has been significantly expanded – it reflects publications from 1851 to the second half of 2019,” say the editors.
The book contains materials on 413 representatives of the Yakut, Even, Evenki, Yukagir and local Russian literatures, olonkhosut storytellers, literary critics, as well as the writers who played a prominent role in the development of fiction in Yakutia.