Azerbaijan National Academy of Science

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Mustafayev Tehran Alishan oglu
Place of birth Azerbaijan Republic, Baku c.
Date of birth 16.01.1960 
Education Baku State University  
Scientific degree Doctor of philogical sciences 
Title Professor 
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Azerbaijani Literature

Stylistic diversity in Azerbaijani Soviet literary criticism (1960-1980s)

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Azerbaijani Literature

Poetics of Azerbaijani prose in XX century

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Literary criticsim

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Basic scientific achievements 1. Systematical investigation of typology and poetics of XX century prose; for the first time analysis of the national prose - the formation, development trends and styles trends in the context of world literature.

2. Investigation of formation, integration development of Azerbaijani literature of Independence period, its integration to modern world; fuctional analysis and scientific evaluation of modern literary process.

3. Investigation of formation, styles and trends of the modern literary criticism and its scientific classification; studying on influence of national literary criticism practice to literary process; the founder of the magazine "Tə".

Names of scientific works 1. Poetics of Azerbaijani prose in XX century. Baku: Elm, 2006

2. Azerbaijan image in national prose (in the context of history and nationalism). Baku: Elm ve tehsil, 2017

3. Azerbaijani Literature in Independence period (1990s). Baku: Qanun, 2013

4. Müstəqillik körpüsünü keçənlər. Baku: Elm ve tehsil, 2015

5. Yashar Garayev. His personality and life. Baku: Elm, 1996

6. Prose of the century (Formation poetics of Azerbaijani prose in XX century). Bakı: Elm, 1999

7. The Azerbaijani prose around socialist realism. Baku: Elm, 1999

8. New prose of Azerbaijan. Baku: Elm, 1999

9. Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan. Baku: Nurlan, 2005

10. Heartwarming war of Ajdar Ol. Baku: Nurlan, 2008

11. Conception or və ya Nizami Jafarov's literary struggle. Baku: AzAtaM, 2009

12. Aspects of the Karabakh war in prose. Baku: BQU, 2013

Membership with international and foreign scientific organizations  
Pedagogical activity 34-year a pedagogical internship. Teacher on the history of Azerbaijani literature in Baku Slavic University, Social and Political University, the Women's University since 2001
Other activities Member of the Dissertation Council of the Institute of Literature named after Nizami of ANAS

Deputy editor of the "Elm" newspaper in 1993-1994

Deputy editor-in-chief of "Literature Newspaper" of Writers Union of Azerbaijan in 1996-2004

Founder and editor of the magazine “Tə” since 2006

Awards and prizes  
Main place of work and its address Institute of Literature named after Nizami Ganjavi of ANAS, AZ1073, Baku, Huseyn Javid Avenue, 115
Position Head of Department of Period of independence of Azerbaijan Literature
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