14th International Book Fair of Thessaloniki

The 14th International Book Fair of Thessaloniki took place between 11th and 14th of May 2017. The literature magazine, Eneken organised an event titled, “Turkey after the referendum. Are the freedom of press and the intellectuals on the firing line?” One of the debaters was Lale Alatlı with her speech about “the freedom in literature in Turkey”. Continue reading 14th International Book Fair of Thessaloniki

Book Presentation (Serres): East of Antalya …

The presentation of  the book “East of Antalya, North of Nicosia” written by Marios Michalides was held on 18 April 2016 in Cafe Sofa – Serres.

Speeches:
Andreas Karakokinos, poet
Lale Alatli, translator (into Turkish) of the book
Marios Michaelides, the writer of the book

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Literature magazine Eneken, vol. 43 – Cyprus

The 43rd issue (January, February, March 2017) of ENEKEN Literature Magazine was released. It is a tribute to the contemporary literature of Cyprus through the work of award winning artists of the island. The tribute also includes Turkish Cypriot authors whose works are published also in Turkish. The editing was done by the poet Andreas Karakokkinos and by the translator Lale Alatli.

Meeting the neighbour through the literature: Turkish literature in Greece and Cyprus

 The conference titled “Meeting the neighbour through literature: Turkish literature in Greece and Cyprus” was held in Komotini on the 18th and 19th of May 2018 .

Lale Alatlı participated with her speech “Between two…” in which she talked about translation of modern Turkish literature into Greek and the present situation of  the translated Turkish literature in Greece.

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Presentation of 2 books: Lale Alatli’s translations

In the literature discussion titled “From the Two Sides of the Aegean / Peace and Literature”, which took place in Akademi Bookshop, two important books were presented. The first one, ‘Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot Story Anthology’ is a compilation of stories that storytellers from both sides of Continue reading Presentation of 2 books: Lale Alatli’s translations