Director of the State Museum of Literature named after Alisher Navoi of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Doctor of Philology, Professor Jabbor Eshonkulov has become a member of Turkish Society of Culture, Language and History named after Atatürk.
The society is considered one of the most prestigious scientific organizations not only in Turkey, but all over the world. With the assistance of the society, Uzbekistan literature is widely promoted in Turkey. With participation of scientists from the two countries, about twenty Uzbek dastans were published in Uzbek and Turkish. Among them are “Oychinor”, “Rogue Princess”, “Mashriko”, “Rustamkhon”, “Erali and Sherali”, “Welcome!”, “Dally”. It is also planned to publish more than 30 dastans from Uzbek folklore.
In recent years, literary relations between Uzbekistan and Turkey have risen to a new level. Uzbekistan’s accession to the Turkic Council will serve to strengthen relations between the two countries.