Chingiz Aitmatov as a writer of the Euroasian space

Proceedings of the conference “Eurasia phenomenon: life space and identification strategies”

The article is devoted to Chingiz Aitmatov’s oeuvre in the context of the Euroasian culture. The milestones of the well­known writer’s oeuvre and his role in modern Euroasian space are considered. Emphasised is the philosophical interpretation of Chingiz Aitmatov’s oeuvre within the framework of spiritual and moral traditions and national customs of the Turkic people which have had a special impact on all Euroasian ethnos.