Mahmud Derviş (1941-2008) hiçbir zaman okuyucularının beklentilerine teslim olmadı. Bunun yerine okurlarını, yeni şiirsel konu ve biçimlere doğru maceralara katılmaya davet etti. Her ne kadar “Filistin’in ulusal şairi” olarak değerlendirilse de Yunan, […]
As for the advice to young novelists, I’d like to say that the novel above anything else is the result of a creative process. Creativity is freedom from old habits and the introduction of something which isn’t as yet available or dealing with a topic which has been dealt with previously in a new way. It is imperative that novelists work on leaving behind role models or previous blueprints before anything else. And exceed the limits imposed by the habits fuelling creativity.