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Commemoration Program of Necip Fazıl Kısakürek

Denizli Municipality in collaboration with Aksion Association have organized commemoration program, dedicated to the famous poet Necip Fazıl Kısakürek.
During the program, poems were read, communication experts told about poet and kites were distributed to children.
Şamil Çınar deputy mayor, Sebahattin Akgül Director of Education, Çağlar Akdağoğlu President of Aksiyon Association, members of protocol and many citizens participated in the program, which was held at Adalet Park.
Şamil Çınar: ‘He led half of his life in prison, sometimes was in need of bread. For a long time, he was criticized by many leaders of the country and the people who around him. After many years it has become a very important person and thanks to you we commemorate him together.’
Çağlar Akdağoğlu thanked everyone who participated in the program.
Then Mehmet Yaşar presented to audience some poems of famous poet Kısakürek.
There was an emotional moment when 'Mektup’ (Letter) and ‘Uçurtma’ (Kite) poems have been read.
Hasan Sarı Communication Expert stated that Üstad prepared prescriptions for solution of problems of youth and conflicts. This prescription sheds light for the treatment of dozens of generations. All his life he fought for exist.
At the last part of the program, Recep Demirkaynak the one of the best comedıans took the stage and conveyed to the audience the message of Kisakürek with a different color. Demirkaynak: ‘I've traveled around the world and I realized one thing: We live in the most beautiful country with the best people. We are the grandchildren of Ottoman Empire. We are the children of a civilization characterized by gentleness. The affectation of Europe is killing us. Master Necip Fazil Kisakürek tried hard to explain this.

Necip Fazıl Kısakürek was born in Istanbul on May 26, 1905. He began to write poems when he was 12 years old and his first poems were published in Yeni Mecmua magazine. His poems have continued to publish in Yeni Hayat and Milli Mecmua magazines. After the return from Paris, Örümcek Ağı ve Kaldırımlar (Spider Web and Sidewalks) poetry books were published. He is one of the most contemporary poets of that period. His poetry aroused a great admiration and excitement in literary circles. He has wrote numerous poems, novels and literary works. Famous poet died on May 25, 1983.

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