POST TIME: 23 July, 2020 03:29:30 PM
Vladimir Mayakovsky’s 127th birth anniversary observed
Independent Online Desk

Vladimir Mayakovsky’s 127th birth anniversary observed

The Russian Center for Science and Culture (RCSC) in Dhaka celebrated the 127th birth anniversary of Vladimir Mayakovsky through digital platform on July 19, according to a press release. 

The students of RCSC’s Russian language course and other enthusiasts of Russian culture took part in the event. 

Journalist, translator and Russia’s Kuban State University graduate Zahid Reza Nur shared a video presentation about the life and work of Vladimir Mayakovsky.

Vladimir Mayakovsky (July 19, 1893 – April 14, 1930) was the leading poet of the 20th century who created an entirely new form of poetry in Russian literature.

The participants recited selected poems and expressed their views regarding the Russian poet on contemporary literature. They also enjoyed the virtual exhibition about ‘Vladimir Mayakovsky in photographs’.