Hatice Meryem

Hatice Meryem is an Istanbul based novelist and short story writer, and former editor of the literary magazines Okuz and Hayvan. Her books include the novel Kisim Kisim Yer Damar Damar (Iletisim Yayinlari 2008), and the short story collections Sinek Kadar Kocam Olsun Basimda Bulunsun (Iletisim Yayinlari 2008) and Siftah (Varlik Yayinlari 2000), from which her story ‘Aborted City’ appears.

Anthologies featuring Hatice Meryem

ReBerth: Stories from Cities on the Edge

Featuring short stories by twelve acclaimed writers from the Cities on the Edge, ReBerth explores these landscapes of change - the social tensions, the scars of war and economic decline, the attempts at regeneration, and the startling and sometimes unsavoury secrets of how these cities’ inhabitants thrive and survive.