Sneha Girap

Ihsan Oktay Anar

Name  Ihsan Anar
Education  Ege University
Role  Writer
Ihsan Oktay Anar wwwnotosolojicomwpcontentuploads201312ihsa
Books  The Atlas of Misty Continents, Seventh Day, Kitab‑ul Hiyel, Taciturns, Amat
Similar People  Oguz Atay, Nazan Bekiroglu, Ilban Ertem, Hasan Ali Toptas, Yusuf Atilgan

Ihsan Oktay Anar (born 1960 in Yozgat, Turkey), is a Turkish writer, illustrator, literature translator and an academic.

Sponsored Links

He studied philosophy in Ege University on undergraduate (1984), graduate (1989) and doctoral levels. Anar now teaches at the same university, lecturing in antique philosophy and Greek.

Ihsan Oktay Anar hsan Oktay Anar ile ilgili haberler

Anar published his first novel, The Atlas of Misty Continents (Puslu Kitalar Atlasi) in 1995, also have a comic book version by caricaturist Ilban Ertem, released in Spring of 2015. His novels are fantasy pieces supported by historical facts and rumors especially related to the Ottoman Empire and a narration resembling fairy tales. He is known for well developed, various and original characters and providing a philosophical basis for his fantasy plots. Supernatural elements and references to folk literature and culture are commonly seen in his works. He uses a mixture of Ottoman and folk terminology within his Turkish writings, giving references to myths and historical scriptures. A trivial fact is that each of his books have a character named "Uzun Ihsan" (meaning "Ihsan the Tall"), which is in fact a reference to himself. Anar is a tall and imposing figure, with a height over six feet four.

Ihsan Oktay Anar hsan Oktay Anar39n yeni kitab Yedinci Gn hakknda 1

Works

Novels
Ihsan Oktay Anar hsan Oktay Anar romannn zellikleri Notosoloji
  • The Nasty Hero (Galiz Kahraman) (2014)
  • Seventh Day (Yedinci Gun) (2012)
  • Taciturns (Suskunlar) (2007)
  • Amat (Amat) (2005)
  • Stories of Afrasiab (Efrasiyab`in Hikayeleri) (1998) - later adapted for stage
  • The Book of Science (Kitab-ul Hiyel) (1996)
  • The Atlas of Misty Continents (Puslu Kitalar Atlasi) (1995)
  • Illustrations for Kitab-ul Hiyel
  • has published articles in the former newspaper Yeni Binyil
  • has published a story in the book 1002 Gece Masallari
  • Academic articles published in Turkish
  • Anar, I.O., Er Efsanesinin Muhtemel Kokenleri, Seminar, 1993, P.30-44.
  • Anar, I.O., Sokrates Sorunu, Seminar. 1990. pp. 1–9.

  • Ihsan Oktay Anar MGKmedya hsan Oktay Anar
    Ihsan Oktay Anar fft64mf1097326jpeg

    References

    Ihsan Oktay Anar Wikipedia


    Topics
    Sponsored Links
    Sponsored Links
     
    Topics
    Sponsored Links
     
     
    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L