February 11, 2018 at the Department of Russian Philology of the Faculty of Philology was held a literary evening dedicated to the poetry of the poet and prose writer Yevgeniy Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko. Students of the 1st course of specialties "Philology: Russian language", "Russian language and literature" and "Russian language and literature in schools with non-Russian language of instruction" took part in this evening of poetry. Withparticular interest and love for the poet's work distinguished students such as Ayupova Nazim, AmanbaevMiras,Mukanova Laura, AigaliAkzhemis, AmanzholovaAsem and ZholdybaevaAkerke. They were able to feel and convey the world of the poet's artistic expressions. During the evening the students got acquainted not only with the biography and creativity of Yevtushenko, but also listened to a video fragment with the author's performance of the poem "BabiiYar" and the favorite song from the film "Ironya sudbyi s lyohkim parom" performed by Sergei Nikitin in the words of E. Evtushenko. The evening was organized by the Assistant Professor G.S. Umarova, the Master N.T. Utarova and the student of the 1st course N. Ayupova.