A Tribute to Orhan Veli – Hundred Years Later

May 27, 2014 18:00

King’s College London Turkish Society and London Centre for Social Studies are paying a tribute to Orhan Veli with this seminar – Hundred years on…

A Tribute to Orhan Veli – Hundred Years Later

This event is free and open to anyone interested.

Time  : 27 May Tuesday 2014  18.00-19.30
Venue: King’s College London Strand Campus, Room: S-1.04

Orhan Veli – Programme

18:00-18:10: Welcoming Speech

18:10-18:20: “A Garip in Turkish Literature: Orhan Veli”

Gönenç Uysal (King’s College)

18:20-18:40: “Orhan Veli’s Poetics: Against Convention” Dr. Yalçın Armağan (Istanbul Sehir University)

18:40-19:00: “Orhan Veli: On the Poet as Translator” Dr. Laurent Mignon (University of Oxford)

19:00-19:20: Orhan’s Poems Bay Hiç (poet)

19:20-19:30: Q & A Session

Music by Beyza Ataci


King’s College London

Strand, London WC2R 2LS


Student Union Turkish Society, King’s College London (KCL), UK