Zufar Seitzhanov, Doctor of Philology, Professor of the Department of Kazakh Literature and
Literary Theory, member of the Union of Writers of the Republic of Kazakhstan, laureate of
the Prize of the MES RK named after Ch. Valikhanov, a cultural worker of the Republic of
Kazakhstan, a well-known folklorist. Author of more than 200 literary and scientific
articles and 4 author's certificates.
Zufar Seitzhanov has several collective monographs: "The History of Kazakh folklore studies"
(1988), "The Reality of folklore" (1990). One of the authors of "The History of Kazakh
folklore" (2001), "The History of Kazakh literature" (2004). Several monographs and
textbooks have also been published: "Historical Epic" (1994), "Xinjiang Kazakh Literature"
(1999), "Patterns of Life in the Epic" (2004), "Kazakh Historical Epic" (2005), "Rhetoric"
(2006), "Ancient Epic" (2008), "Kazakh folk literature" (2013). Participates in the
organization of annual conferences "Auezov and World literature", "Kabdolov and current
problems of literary studies", etc. Several collections of poems have been published:
"Rauan" (1978), "Tansholpan" (1988), "Kos kanat" (2011), "Ezulik" (2013).
The object of the research is the ways of the birth and development of Kazakh literature in
China, historical poems, ritual folklore, the art of aitys, the work of Akyn Akyt
In the studies of Zufar Seitzhanov "The origin and development of Kazakh literature in
China" and "Akyt Akyn", the main motives of the literature of the region associated with the
historical, political and social conditions of the development of Xinjiang Kazakhs are
mainly determined. At the same time, the social situation of the Kazakh society is
considered, the fate of the allotted land and country is reflected in the works of poets.
The poems and poems calling to become an advanced country are analyzed. At the same time,
the political and social events that took place in China during this period, it provides a
scientific justification for the influence and influence on Kazakh literature.