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Beginner’s Guide to Classical Literature

1.The Good Place Have you ever thought that The Divine Comedy is great with all these hot sinful people but it needs a bit more comedy and was more inclusive in its afterlife? Then this is the show for you!, The Good Place, created by Micheal Shur, is  a philosophical afterlife comedy tackling classic dilemmas… Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Classical Literature

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Latest news from Kadıköy: Taşra Kabare is ready for departure!

In recent years, locals in Istanbul have been diverging from the European side to Asia. Of these, Kadıköy which is known with its contemporary and very artistic posture and lively night life, is calling for numerous people to be a part of this unique experience. Being a home to the greatest dining services, progressive attitude, distinctive… Continue reading Latest news from Kadıköy: Taşra Kabare is ready for departure!

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10 Destinations in Turkey Which Make You Feel Like You are Holidaying Abroad

Most of us dream about going on a holiday abroad, but it is not often we can actually fulfill this dream. What if I told you there were domestic counterparts to some of the world's most popular holiday destinations? Here are 10 domestic addresses which are twins of some of the world’s most popular holiday… Continue reading 10 Destinations in Turkey Which Make You Feel Like You are Holidaying Abroad

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What Did I Watch This June

  Winterlight (1963) “God why have you created me so eternally dissatisfied? So bitter, so frightened? Why must I realize how wretched I am? Why must I suffer so hellishly for my insignificance?” This is my number one film for the June by Ingmar Bergman. The film’s theme mainly revolves around characters’ common reaction against… Continue reading What Did I Watch This June

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10th IDEA Conference

Attending a conference is a pretty good experience in terms of socializing with colleagues from different fields and institutions. Deep analysis on one specific point is one of the main reasons to participate in a conference. This year, IDEA, Turkish National Association for English Studies, is celebrating its 10th anniversary at Boğaziçi University. You can… Continue reading 10th IDEA Conference