Uzbekistan's higher education system and Uzbek literature suffered a heavy defeat. On September 15, this year, at the age of 90, the famous scientist, teacher, literary critic and translator, art worker of the Republic of Uzbekistan Asil Rashidov died.
Asil Rashidov was born in 1930 in the village of Milnarik Jizzakh district. In 1954, he graduated from the Central Asian state University (now Mirzo Ulugbek national University of Uzbekistan) with a degree in journalism.
In 1954-1958, he worked as a literary employee, head of the Department in the newspaper” Red Uzbekistan “(now” Uzbekistan ovozi").
In 1958, he entered the postgraduate course of the Tashkent state pedagogical Institute named after Nizami, from which he successfully graduated in 1961, and …