Gülten Akin

A poet with a unique voice that appeals both to individual sensibilities and a universal social conscience. In 2008 she was voted Turkey’s greatest living poet. Most of her work has been awarded prestigious prizes in Turkey. Her poems have been translated into German, Flemish, Danish, Italian, Bulgarian, Arabic, Polish, Spanish and Hebrew.


What Have You Carried Over? Poems of 42 Days and Other Works

140 p.

Edited by Saliha Paker and Mel Kenne. Translations from the Turkish by Ruth Christie, Cemal Demircioğlu, Arzu Eker-Roditakis, Talat S. Halman, Mel Kenne, Nermin Menemencioğlu, Önder Otçu, Saliha Paker, Dionis Coffin Riggs, İpek Seyalioğlu, Sidney Wade, and Özcan Oğuz Yalım.

︎ $17.95

e. 1987

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