Our literature – our spirituality
Sevinj Ayazgizi /Haydarova/

It is investigated in the article the process of preservation and development of the national-spiritual values in the “Edebiyat ve Incesenet” (“Literature and Art”) newspaper 1960-1970th. Ashug’s creative activity, the national holidays and rituals as well as the classical literary heritage are the subjects of the given article.

Keywords: national and moral values, folklore, tradition, classikal heritage, Novruz holiday, modernity, nationalism, “Literature and Art”.