Browsing Tag Turkey

Önder Deligöz: Fiction, Feelings and Freedom

Önder Deligöz: Fiction, Feelings and Freedom

By | December 17, 2019 at 11:05 am

In the fall of 2019, PEN Canada collaborated with Ryerson’s Literatures of Modernity graduate program to bring members of our Writers-in-Exile network into the classroom. The students who interviewed Önder Deligöz shared the following reflections on the experience.

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Turkey: Joint Statement Following Gezi Park’s Third Trial Hearing

Turkey: Joint Statement Following Gezi Park’s Third Trial Hearing

By | October 10, 2019 at 12:40 pm

The following freedom of expression and media freedom organizations, strongly condemn the court’s interim decision on the Gezi Park trial to continue the detention of civil society leading figure Osman Kavala at the end of the third hearing of the case, on October 8, 2019.

Posted in: Campaigns, News

Off The Mirror

Off The Mirror

By | October 8, 2019 at 5:44 pm

This month, PEN Canada is proud to partner with İlkyaz, a monthly, literary platform that features works from writers in Turkey who are under the age of 35 and whose voices are rarely heard.

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The Conductor

The Conductor

By | October 8, 2019 at 5:32 pm

This month, PEN Canada is proud to partner with İlkyaz, a monthly, literary platform that features works from writers in Turkey who are under the age of 35 and whose voices are rarely heard.

Posted in: Campaigns

İlkyaz – New Voices from Turkey

İlkyaz – New Voices from Turkey

By | October 8, 2019 at 5:14 pm

This month, PEN Canada is proud to partner with İlkyaz, a monthly, literary platform that features works from writers in Turkey who are under the age of 35 and whose voices are rarely heard.

Posted in: Blog, Campaigns, News

Our Dear Departed, Slipped and Fell Right Off My Dear Wife’s Womb

Our Dear Departed, Slipped and Fell Right Off My Dear Wife’s Womb

By | October 8, 2019 at 5:04 pm

This month, PEN Canada is proud to partner with İlkyaz, a monthly, literary platform that features works from writers in Turkey who are under the age of 35 and whose voices are rarely heard.

Posted in: Blog, Campaigns

Turkey: Charges against Ragıp Zarakolu must be dropped

Turkey: Charges against Ragıp Zarakolu must be dropped

By | September 24, 2018 at 2:58 pm

The Turkish authorities should drop all charges against publisher and human rights activist Ragıp Zarakolu, PEN International said today.

Posted in: Campaigns

Turkey: Unfair Trials Illustrate Continuing Onslaught on Free Speech in Turkey

Turkey: Unfair Trials Illustrate Continuing Onslaught on Free Speech in Turkey

By | December 26, 2017 at 9:09 am

PEN Belgium/Flanders, PEN International and PEN Turkey observed several hearings in the cases of Cumhuriyet journalists.

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Turkey: Lift Travel Restrictions Imposed on Writer Aslı Erdoğan

Turkey: Lift Travel Restrictions Imposed on Writer Aslı Erdoğan

By | September 1, 2017 at 8:15 am

Erdoğan’s travel ban was officially rescinded in June. Nevertheless, she still requires permission from the Interior Ministry to travel abroad.

Posted in: Campaigns

Spain: Release Turkish-Swedish Journalist

Spain: Release Turkish-Swedish Journalist

By | August 22, 2017 at 10:32 am

PEN calls on all states to consider Turkey’s human rights record when assessing requests for international law enforcement cooperation.

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