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ilhancomak
ilhancomak

He was born in 1973 in Karliova town of Bingöl province. After completing his primary, secondary and high school education in Bingol, he enrolled The Faculty of Letters Department of Geography at Istanbul University in 1992. He was detained in 1994 and imprisoned. Mr Çomak is on remand for the last 21 years in prison. He writes poems in Turkish as well as in his mother tongue Kurdish. He has four published poetry books namely Gitmeler Çiçek Kurusu (Seperations are Dried Flowers), Açık Deniz (the open sea), Günaydın Yeryüzü (Good Morning Earth) and Kedilerin Yazdığı İlahi (The Divine Written by The Cats).