Opening Night Read My World Festival 2018

In the 6th edition of Read My World curators Sureyyya Evren from Istanbul and Aylime Asli Demir from Ankara will guide us through literary and journalistic Turkey.

At the Read My World Opening Night we speak with them about contemporary Turkey and what motivated them to introduce the Netherlands to a host of high-profile authors, journalists and poets from their country. This selected company of talented authors is also presenting itself on stage to the public this evening.

Internationally well-known artist Karsu plays some songs from her repertoire.

With: Süreyyya Evren, Aylime Asli Demir, Sema Kaygusuz, Karin Karakaşlı, Murat Uyurkulak, Sevinç Çalhanoğlu, Seray Şahiner, Cem Sorguç, Enis Akin, Ali Duran Topuz and Karsu

Host: Jörgen Tjon A Fong
DJ: Ata Güner

  Dutch (English, Dutch and Turkish with Dutch subtitles)