Tribute to the memory of the Turkish poets Yunus Emre and Haci Bektaş

The Turkish and Russian Languages Department of Algiers 2 University organized a scientific lecture on the Sufi Turkish poets Yunus Emre and Haci Bektaş. The lecture took place on December 14th, 2021 at the new building conference room, with the presence of Her Excellency the Ambassador of Turkey in Algeria, Ms Mahinur Ozdemir Goktas.

The scientific lecture was opened by the University Rector’s address, Pr. Said Boumaiza, in which he valued the efforts made by the Turkish Department for the teaching this language. He thanked besides the Ambassador for accepting the invitation and the interest she shows for the Turkish language teaching in Algeria.   

On her side, the Turkish Ambassador spoke about the thinker and poet Yunus Emre and his role in spreading love in the world through his poetry and ideas.  

The Faculty of Arabic Language and Art and Oriental Languages Dean, Professor Ali Bournissa, showed in his address the role of the poets Yunus Emre and Haci Bektas in supporting and spreading the Turkish language. He thanked besides the teachers who organized this event which comes within the scope of   students training.

The event included two lectures on the two Turkish poets given Dr. Isra CahinE and Dr. Ahmet Ugur, and presided by Pr. Leila Kheirani, the Turkish and Russian Languages Department Head.