Author: Olivia Rose Walton

Fazıl Hüsnü Dağlarca’s Defense Against the Night Interview with Efe Balıkçıoğlu of Imprint Press

Fazıl Hüsnü Dağlarca’s Defense Against the Night Interview with Efe Balıkçıoğlu of Imprint Press

 *Source: Wiki Commons © Fazıl Hüsnü Dağlarca’s Defense Against the Night Interview with Efe Balıkçıoğlu of Imprint Press GOD AND I He Is the poet of...

How the Toxic Patriarchy of War Plays out on Kurdish Women’s Bodies

How the Toxic Patriarchy of War Plays out on Kurdish Women’s Bodies

*Source: Sputnik News © How the Toxic Patriarchy of War Plays out on Kurdish Women’s Bodies “What is naked today is not the body of a...

Fact-checking Turkish politics Doğruluk Payı speaking Truth to Power

Fact-checking Turkish politics Doğruluk Payı speaking Truth to Power

Fact-checking Turkish politics Doğruluk Payı speaking Truth to Power Since the Gezi Park protests of 2013 and the nationwide movement they sparked, there has been...

The Immunity Vote: a Long Road Down

The Immunity Vote: a Long Road Down

*Source: Voice of America News © The Immunity Vote: a Long Road Down  Last week’s vote to remove the immunity of MPs risks hounding the predominantly...

Kedi: Documenting Istanbul’s Wildest Residents

Kedi: Documenting Istanbul’s Wildest Residents

The lives of Istanbul’s street cats tell us things about ourselves and the city that an ordinary documentary film cannot capture. Image source: Termite Films...

Police detain 29 at Pride Walk in Istanbul, activists to press charges

Police detain 29 at Pride Walk in Istanbul, activists to press charges

After the LGBTI Pride Walk was banned in Istanbul, activists, political representatives and the press gathered on a boat on the Bosphorus instead. Many members...

Dispersed but not finished: Pride in Istanbul

Dispersed but not finished: Pride in Istanbul

Istanbul’s LGBTI+ Pride Week has come under increasingly intense attack from both the police and right-wing homophobic and transphobic groups. *Source: Şener Yılmaz Aslan © Dispersed...