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The island of Bozcaada is getting ready to host the very first International Festival of Ecological Documentaries. National and international premieres from 22 countries, as well as panels and an exhibition, will be part of the festival running between Oct 30 and Nov 2
More than 100 films from 28 countries will be shown at the third Universal Children’s Film Festival to be held between Oct. 27 and 31 in Istanbul’s Tuzla neighborhood.
Jazz sensation China Moses has kicked off the 24th Akbank Jazz Festival in style, treating fans in Istanbul to her multi-layered talents. The Hürriyet Daily News sat down with Moses to discuss the influences on her music
ISTANBUL – Hürriyet Daily News
Norwegian indie musician Ane Brun will be in Istanbul once again, a year after performing at Salon İKSV.
ISTANBUL – Hurriyet Daily News
Trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf will play at the Akbank Jazz Festival on Oct 25. Growing up in an intellectual milieu under the influence of his uncle, author Amin Maalouf, he incorporates many different genres of music
This year, the festival will pay homage to Karagöz puppeteer Tacettin Diker, who died this past March. Diker gave countless performances of Karagöz shadow theater in Turkey and abroad
The new art season has opened at the Ankara State Opera and Ballet. Director Mustafa Erdoğan speaks about the new season and the troubles experienced by dancers
The premiere of a play based on the life of the German poet Goethe has been canceled over controversy prompted by an attempt to remove lines deemed 'foul and erotic'
İKSV is pushing to put the Istanbul Design Week on the world map, hoping to increase exposure for the second edition of the event through a focus on cutting-edge innovation
The 31st Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Contest Exhibition has opened at the D&R Tunalı Hilmi in Ankara.
It is definitely not an illusion: Spanish street artist Pejac painted three pieces on the walls of Üsküdar
‘Meander: East to West, Indirectly, Along a Turkish River’ by Jeremy Seal (Bloomsbury USA, 416 pages, $18)
FOLDED CORNER - ‘From the Abode of Islam to the Turkish Vatan: The Making of a National Homeland in Turkey’ by Behlül Özkan
FOLDED CORNER - ‘Turkish Awakening’ by Alev Scott (Faber, 336 pages, £15)