The 110th birthday of famous Russian poet Sergij Esenin was celebrated at Zaporizhzhya National University on October 24.
The arrangement was initiated by docent of ZNU chair of foreign literature, head of scientific laboratory of folklore and artistic translation, member of book association Volodymyr Taborev. He gathered first and second year students of ZNU philological faculty.
They presented literary and musical composition. Poems about nature and poet’s motherland were read in the first part of the performance. The second one acquainted spectators with intimate lyrics, filled with contradictory feelings, the last one, philosophical, presented thoughts about life and death. In frame of the composition students recited poems, passages of dramas, sang romances and performed scenes of poet’s life. Nobody could remain indifferent of the sounds of violin and guitar.
The performance was arranged by ZNU scientific library. Library workers held an exhibition of poet’s works.
Those who took part in the arrangement received presents from Regional book association.