German scholar studying Azerbaijan is a guest of Heyadr Aliyev Heritage Center

German scholar on Azerbaijan is a guest of Heydar Aliyev Heritage Center

Renowned German historian, Professor of Bonn University, Yeva Mariya Aux is visiting Azerbaijan at the invitation of Heydar Aliyev Heritage Research Center. Yeva Mariya Aux is known as a scholar on Azerbaijan. She is the author of several books and dozens of articles about Azerbaijan. Professor studies the history of Azerbaijan for over 30 years and she has invaluable contribution in the dissemination of Karabakh realities in the world.

On August 23, 2010, there was held a meeting with German professor at Heydar Aliyev Heritage Center. Director- General of the Center Fuad Babayev welcomed the guest and gave detailed information about the Center.

Speaking at the meeting, Yeva Mariya Aux said that taking the opportunity of the invitation of the Center, she intends to gather materials for her new book about Azerbaijan. To this end, she will work in the archives and will pay a visit to some regions. German professor also noted that this year, a new department on Azerbaijani studies was opened at Bonn University under her leadership. The guest noted that this is the first and so far the only department in Europe which deals with similar activity.

Azerbaijani scholar Rasim Mirzayev will accompany the guest within 12 days of her visit to Azerbaijan.