Poets meet in Beyoğlu

Turkish Airlines was official transportation sponsor for the 2nd International Istanbul Beyoğlu Poetry Festival, held 14-21 May sponsored by the Office of the Mayor of the Beyoğlu Municipality.

The festival, in which 32 Turkish poets joined by 28 leading world poets from 19 countries, was open free of charge in Istanbul’s historic venues, mainly the Beyoğlu district. Besides its international dimension, the festival was also an important meeting ground for Turkish poets.