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Mongolia 1999-2000

The Mongolian Weekly Cyber, November 1999- January 2000 Introduction At age 24, after my year of master studies in York, England, I spent part of the winter of 1999-2000 with my parents in Ulan Bator (Ulaan Baatar in the local way of saying it), capital of Mongolia, my father being the Turkish Ambassador there from […]

Southeast Anatolia 2001

Joi (my friend Jaideep Chakrabarti) and I met with the tour group at İstanbul – Atatürk Airport. Threw ourselves into the airplane, for the 07.00 am Diyarbakır flight, in a grumpy early morning mood..!

Gallipoli 2003

Last year, some things that happened to me one after the other affected me in such a way that I promised myself, many months in advance, to “go to commemorate Gallipolu next year”.

Capoeira Links

Capoeira (/ˌkæpuːˈɛərə/; Portuguese pronunciation: [kapuˈejɾɐ])) is a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music, and is sometimes referred to as a game. It was developed in Brazil mainly by African descendants with native Brazilian influences, probably beginning in the 16th century. It is known by quick and complex moves, using mainly power, speed, and […]

Giyotin Film Links

Giyotin Film is a film and audio-visual production company based in Istanbul. https://www.giyotinfilm.com Canavarlar Sofrası (The Monsters’ Dinner): http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1877803/ Kusursuzlar (The Impeccables): http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2394021