Alacakaranlık Saati The hour of twilight

Alacakaranlık Saati The hour of twilight
Original work 黃昏時刻
Author Lee Kuei-shien
Translator Mesut Şenol
Publisher Artshop Publishing
Publication year 2018
   Page 167
Language Turkish
ISBN/ISSN 978-6052179338
Source Others
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Lee Kuei-shien (1937-) has published more than a thousand poems since 1953 and won the 20th National Awards of Art in 2018 in Taiwan. As both a poet and writer, he also works on essays, fiction, literature, and political reviews. He has been active in visiting and communicating with poets around the world since the 1980s. In order to promote international poetry exchange activities, Lee started to cooperate with the Movimiento Poetas del Mundo and organized the Formosa International Poetry Festival in Tamsui in 2016. Meanwhile, he also compiled, edited and translated poems written by the participants and published them in multilingual editions. This Turkish edition collects Lee’s 140 poems conveying his love and care for life and for Taiwan during travels to and from his beloved motherland and other places around the world.   The translator Mesut Şenol is also a poet who is active in many international poetry festivals and literary organizations. He has also won the Naji Naaman’s Literary Prize in 2011. His poetry anthology The Tongue of Love is translated into Mandarin by Lee Kuei-shien.

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