'A Farewell to Freedom' is the debut novel by the Turkish author Kurtuluş Baştimar.
Our main character - Ahmed - transports readers to an unknown world. A world wherein the Kurdish fight to regain the right to express themselves. Following Ahmet's footsteps, we are introduced to the unique & intricate features inherent in Kurdish culture and their will to rise.
This story is a meditation on loss, language and the will to live. A Farewell to Freedom is a sprawling tableau exploring the intricacies of Kurdish identity in a violent, changing world and the day-to-day realities of life during a fascist coup.Request more info
Original title: A Farewell to Freedom
Published by Dreambox
Paperback, 238 pages
Author: Kurtuluş Baştimar