I've Learned Some Things by Ataol BehramogluI've Learned Some Things by Ataol Behramoglu

I've Learned Some Things

byAtaol BehramogluTranslated byWalter G. Andrews

Paperback | January 1, 2008

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I've Learned Some Things allows English-language readers the rare opportunity to experience the work of Ataol Behramoğlu, one of Turkey's most celebrated poets. The sixty-six poems in this collection span the author's extraordinary career and are stunning examples of the intense emotional quality of his work. Behramoğlu celebrates the rich fabric of everyday life by exploring both personal and social struggles, sometimes employing a whimsical tone.

Walter G. Andrews's skillful translation conveys the vibrancy of Behramoğlu's work to an English-language audience, and this bilingual edition allows Turkish-language readers to follow the original text.

Ataol Behramoğlu, Professor of Russian Language and Literature at Istanbul University and a columnist for the newspaper Cumhuriyet, continues to write poetry as well as articles, criticism, travel literature, children’s stories, plays, and translations. Walter G. Andrews is Research Professor in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizatio...
Title:I've Learned Some ThingsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:212 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:January 1, 2008Publisher:Center for Middle Eastern and North African StudiesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0292719698

ISBN - 13:9780292719699