General Information

Biography

Born in 1989 in Istanbul. He graduated from Galatasaray High School and Galatasaray University, Department of Sociology in 2013. He worked as research assistant at Istanbul Bilgi University. He defended his M.A. thesis in sociology at Boğaziçi University in 2017 (Title: "The Language of Experience: A Social Analysis of the Second New Movement"). He worked as the editor of Fayrap (literary magazine) between 2015-2019. He has two poetry books (Loss of Hegira 2015; All Rivers Are Ours 2020), and a criticism-theory book (Apocalypse of Meaning: Essays on Modern Turkish Poetry 2017). He translated and edited Ezra Pound’s poetry in Turkish (Lustra 2021; Hugh Selwyn Mauberley 2021; Early Poems 2021). He translated the books of Antonio Negri and Bernard Stiegler and several articles of Pierre Bourdieu from French. His sociological researches focus on the health and legal professions, intellectuals, football and literature.

Institutional Information

Unit
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Department
Sociology
Program
Sociology Department

Contact

Email
elyesa.koytak@medeniyet.edu.tr
Office Phone
+90 216 280 2662
Office
A-01-14
Address
İstanbul Medeniyet Üniversitesi, Göztepe Güney Kampüs, Edebiyat Fakültesi Dumlupınar Mahallesi, D-100 Karayolu No:98, 34000 Kadıköy/İstanbul, Türkiye