The turkologist from Korea visited the Institute of Folklore
On the 19 th of February the turkologist, Professor Oh Eun-Kyung from the Southern Korea was at the Institute of Folklore ANAS . The director of the Institute of Folklore , the correspondent member of the ANAS Mukhtar Kazimoglu-Imanov gave information to the guest about the works done at the Institute of Folklore . At the conversation the problems about the historical connection of Koreans with Turks, the closeness in the ancient languages and cultures were also mentioned. Let's inform that the scientist-turkologist has worked in Uzbekistan and has investigated the Altay eposes and Korea eposes comparatively. She wants to form and enlarge the relations between Azerbaijan and Korea in this branch.
The director of the Institute of Folklore , the correspondent member of the ANAS Mukhtar Kazimoglu-Imanov has also told his thoughts about this mutual cooperation.
The chief of the department “Foreign relations” Ali Shamil, Professor Vagif Sultanli, the scientific secretary of the Institute Ph.D. Elchin Abbaov also took part at the meeting.
At the end Mukhtar Kazimoglu-Imanov presented to the guest some books published at the Institute.