Iskhak MASHBASH, USSR Circassian (Adyge) poet. Lit. critic; pedagogue; works for Adyge Oblast Communist Party of the Soviet Union Committee; member, Adyge Department, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Union of Writers.
MASHBASH, Iskhak was born in 1931 in village Urupsky, Adyge Autonomous Oblast, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic.
Graduated Adyge Pedagogical School, Maykop. 1956 graduated Gorky Lit. Institute, USSR Union of Writers, Moscow.