A LITERATURE ROUTE
IN THE WORLD OF EMILIAN STANEV
We are students from the Mathematics and Science High School "Nancho Popovichâ€œ-Shumen, Bulgaria, who set off in the footsteps of Emilian Stanev`s heroes on a sunny day in March.
THE BEGINNING GETTING ACQUAINTED WITH THE BIOGRAPHY OF EMILIAN STANEV o Emilian
Stanev is a literary pseudonym of the writer Nikola Stoyanov Stanev. o He was born on 28 February 1907 in the town of Turnovo. o Graduated from high school in 1928.
His first works "Tempting glitters" and "Dreamer“ came out of print in 1938 and 1939 His most famous work "The Peach Thief."came out in 1948. The novel “The Queen of Turnovo."come out in 1974.
CLASSES IN BULGARIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE We read "The Peach Thief." o We discussed the themes of love, war, human rights and patriarchal world. o We had a debate on the topic: “Duty to the heart is more important than duty to the family“. o We wrote essays and interpretive compositions. Here are some of the topics: - The story of an impossible love - The good in us. - The pursuit of freedom, happiness and love. o
Here is our logo designed by Jana, Raia, Gergana and Emanuela.
So, in June we went on a trip to Veliko Tarnovo -the hometown of Emilian Stanev. It was a very interesting way of learning outside the classroom.
VELIKO TARNOVO The birthplace of Emilian Stanev.
o It is located in the heart of old Tarnovo, near the famous Samovodska Charshiya
We watched a documentary about the life of Emilian Stanev.
The Hadji Nikoli Inn It is one of the greatest Renaissance buildings in Tarnovo. The design and the implementation are the work of Nikola Ficheto. It is adjacent to Samovodska Charshiya.
GURKO STREET One of the most picturesque streets in the ancient town, with many restored old houses.
TSAREVETS In the 12-th century, during the Second Bulgarian Kingdom, Peter, Asen, Kaloyan and Ivan Asen II reigned there. ď‚˘ The restoration of Tsarevets began in 1930 and was completed in 1981 when the 1300-th anniversary of the Foundation of the Bulgarian State was celabrated. ď‚˘
"MARNO POLEâ€œ PARK After our long tour of Veliko Tarnovo we stopped to have a rest in the beautiful park "Marno pole".
Our work resulted in the preparation of:
•“ A Guide in the Steps of Emilian Stanev`s Heroes”. • A Photographic kaleidoscope. • A Poster of Veliko Tarnovo. • A Presentation.