Efe Duyan/Turkey, 1981
Efe Duyan (1981, Turkey), poet and architect, has taken part in numerous workshops and poetry readings worldwide since 2009. He gave guest lectures on poetry at the Ca-Foscari University, Atlanta University, and George Washington University. His poetry has been translated into 27 languages and included in international poetry anthologies. Duyan published 3 poetry collections Sıkça Sorulan Sorular (“Frequently Asked Questions”, 2016), Tek Şiirlik Aşklar (“One Poem Stands”, 2012) and Takas (Swap, 2006). Now a member of the editorial board of the acclaimed literature magazine Offline Istanbul, Duyan is currently teaching history of architecture at the Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul.