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Zira Naurzbayeva

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Zira Naurzbayeva (born in 1967) is a writer with special interests in ancient Turkic mythology and modern Kazakh identity. She is the author of a monograph on Tengrism and of more than three hundred articles, all written in Russian. Links to her publications can be found on the site Naurzbayeva is also the host of a weekly radio program about Kazakh music. She is currently based in Astana.

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