İTEF haberlerini almak için



We would like to thank all of our participants, volunteers and supporters once more at the 2017 Istanbul International Literature Festival, where more than 70 events took place under the theme of "We Follow Literature".


The Kitchen of Literature - METU Book Club

Speakers: Orhan Tuncay, Yasemin Civelekoğlu

6 May 2018 Sunday


A book club is the meeting point of every literature lover, who fondly follows literature. İstanbul METU Alumni Association Literature Club, which is one of the most long-termed literature clubs of İstanbul, talked about how they follow literature since 2003, from the perspective of a bookclub.


First Stage at İTEF - Arzum Uzun Met Her Readers on Bomontiada!

6 May 2018 Sunday

Beloved author of Bitli Pileyboy, Süper Über, Nerdesin Aşkım?,‘99 Yazı, Vurgun Yiyenler, Arzum Uzun, who is one of the unique names of Turkish literature, brings about a memoir essay work! Literature lovers, who believe that their life would be the subject of a novel or a movie, will say that İzi Kaldı reminds their own life stories with its sincere narrative, Arzum Uzun met her readers at "First Stage at İTEF!".


İTEF2018 – Kid Lit: Göknur Birincioğlu Meets the Children!

Speaker: Göknur Birincioğlu

6 May 2018 Sunday


Penelope was at bomontiada today. The little literature lovers who wanted to meet the Minister of Dream Affairs, joined us for this great event to hear Penelope's story!


Creating a New World of Fiction

Speakers: Eilis Barrett, Lavinia Petti

Moderated by: Kardelen Genç

5 May 2018 Saturday

Nail Kitabevi

Lavinia Petti and Eilis Barrett talked about “Creating a New World of Fiction”. The two authors, who fictionalize highly different worlds, have one thing in common: imagination. We learned the sources of their inspiration and take on an adventure in their worlds, in which they push the limits of creativity.