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Zhunis Yerlan

Zhunis Yerlan

Zhunis Yerlan

Yerlan Zhunis Tosbaevich was born on 7 November, 1984 in Zhambyl district Almata region. During his studies at school his first collection of verses under the name “Zhyr-perzent” came out. In 2002 he entered Taraz State University named after M. H. Dulati, Department of World Languages on the specialization “philologist, literature scholar”. He combined the work in literature weekly editorial “Kentavr” with the work at the newspaper “Kazak adebieti” and Republican social-political newspaper “Aikyn”.


At the present time he works in the Writers’ Union of Kazakhstan as the literature councilor-referent. In 2006 he became the holder of Grand Prix and Cup of the President RK at the International festival of creative youth “Shabyt”. His books called “Kieli tunderdin digasy”, “Twinbook”, “Hauas” and “Umit zhyrlary” came out. In 2012 he was the holder of the State scholarship, State award of the RK “Daryn”.