The meeting was attended by writers Beksultan Nurzhekeyev, Dulat Issabekov and Smagul Yelubayev.
The Head of State greeted the figures of the creative intelligentsia of Kazakhstan and noted the great role of art and creativity in the life of the individual and society in general, and thanked attendees for their contribution to strengthening the country's independence.
During the conversation, a wide range of issues were touched upon as cultural, humanitarian, and socio-political spheres of life, including the transition to the Latin alphabet, demographic and migration policy, the process of introducing trilingual education.
The President of Kazakhstan singled out a number of directions and priorities of the published article "The Course towards Future: Modernization of Public Conscience".
The topical issues of major creative projects implemented during the years of Independence were discussed. In particular, they are "Madeni mura" program in the field of restoration of historical and cultural monuments and objects on the territory of Kazakhstan, as well as "Halyk tarih tolkynynda" program, by which it was possible to systematically collect and analyze documents from the world's leading archives on the history of our country.
Nursultan Nazarbayev drew attention to the need on promotion of the theme of patriotism, which begins with the love to his small homeland.
In conclusion, the Head of State noted the great importance of the task facing Kazakhstanis to modernize public conscience and emphasized the urgency of implementing its provisions for the development of the country.