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Deniz Tarsus

Portrait of Turkish writer Deniz Tarsus

Deniz Tarsus

Deniz Tarsus was born in the mountain village of Bodrum in 1987 and studied film at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University. She works as a commercial, documentary, and music video director. Her fiction has been published in many magazines and websites, and her short films have been shown at many film festivals, especially the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, and have won awards. Her books include Ozo Ozo Çakta (Dedalus Kitap), Ayrıkotu, Babam Bir Astronot, and İt Gözü (Can Yayınları).

Articles by Deniz Tarsus

The Canary
By Deniz Tarsus
Every night before they went to sleep, the people of the village imagined their own deaths.
Translated from Turkish by Ayça Türkoğlu