Author

Sait Faik Abasıyanık

Turkish writer of short stories and poetry (1906-1954)

1906   -   1954

genre: short story, novel
country of citizenship: Turkey
native language: Turkish
language of expression: French, Turkish
educated at: Istanbul University, Istanbul High School, Grenoble Alpes University
occupation: poet, novelist, writer, screenwriter, short story writer

Sait Faik Abasıyanık (18 November 1906 – 11 May 1954) was one of the greatest Turkish writers of short stories and poetry and considered an important literary figure of the 1940s. He created a brand new style in Turkish literature and brought new life to Turkish short story writing with his harsh but humanistic portrayals of labourers, fishermen, children, the unemployed, and the poor. His stories focused on the urban lifestyle and he portrayed the denizens of the darker places in Istanbul. He also explored the "...torments of the human soul and the agony of love and betrayal..."
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Works

16

Tüneldeki Çocuk

book by Sait Faik Abasıyanık

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

Just a Bit of Sugar

collection of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1954

Cloud in the Sky

book of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1951

The Café House

book of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1950

The Company

book of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1951

The Poolside

book of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1952

The Serpent

book of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1940

Now, It is Time for Love

collection of poetry

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1953

The Last Birds

book of short stories

author: Sait Faik Abasıyanık

1952

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