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Ataol Behramoglu
ATAOL BEHRAMOğLU (born April 13, 1942, in Çatalca
Çatalca
, Istanbul Province , Turkey) is a prominent Turkish poet , author , and Russian-into-Turkish literary translator . CONTENTS* 1 Life * 1.1 1980 Turkish coup d\'état * 1.2 Return home * 2 Bibliography * 3 External links LIFE Ataol Behramoğlu graduated from the University of Ankara , Department of Russian Language and Literature in 1966. In 1970, he published his second book of verse "One Day Definitely". Reprinted many times until today, this collection of poems was well received as a synthesis of the poetic tradition of Nazim Hikmet
Nazim Hikmet
(1902-1963) with elements of symbolism and surrealism. He was asked to read his poems before packed audiences of students. In the autumn of 1970, he left Turkey
Turkey
to travel abroad to broaden his studies of language and literature
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Germany
Coordinates : 51°N 9°E / 51°N 9°E / 51; 9 Federal Republic
Republic
of Germany Bundesrepublik Deutschland (German ) Flag Coat of arms MOTTO: "Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit " (de facto) "Unity and Justice and Freedom" ANTHEM: " Deutschlandlied
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Master Of Arts
A MASTER OF ARTS (Latin : Magister Artium; abbreviated M.A. or MA; also Latin : Artium Magister, abbreviated A.M. or AM) is a person who was admitted to a type of master\'s degree awarded by universities in many countries, and the degree is also named Master of Arts
Arts
in colloquial speech. The degree is usually contrasted with the Master of Science . Those admitted to the degree typically study linguistics , history , communication studies , diplomacy , public administration , political science , or other subjects within the scope of the humanities and social sciences ; however, different universities have different conventions and may also offer the degree for fields typically considered within the natural sciences and mathematics. The degree can be conferred in respect of completing courses and passing examinations, research, or a combination of the two
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Festival D'Avignon
The FESTIVAL D\'AVIGNON, or AVIGNON FESTIVAL, is an annual arts festival held in the French city of Avignon
Avignon
every summer in July in the courtyard of the Palais des Papes
Palais des Papes
as well as in other locations of the city. Founded in 1947 by Jean Vilar , it is the oldest extant festival in France
France
and one of the world's greatest. Alongside the official festival, the "In" one, a number of shows are presented in Avignon
Avignon
at the same time of the year and are known as the "Off". In 2008, some 950 shows were performed during three weeks
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Australia
Coordinates : 25°S 133°E / 25°S 133°E / -25; 133 Commonwealth of Australia Flag Coat of arms ANTHEM: " Advance Australia Fair
Advance Australia Fair
" CAPITAL Canberra
Canberra
35°18′29″S 149°07′28″E
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Finland
FINLAND (/ˈfɪnlənd/ ( listen ); Finnish : Suomi ( listen ); Swedish : Finland
Finland
), officially the REPUBLIC OF FINLAND (Finnish : Suomen tasavalta, Swedish : Republiken Finland) is a sovereign state in Northern Europe
Europe
. The country has land borders with Sweden
Sweden
to the northwest, Norway
Norway
to the north, and Russia
Russia
to the east. To the south is the Gulf of Finland
Gulf of Finland
with Estonia
Estonia
on the opposite side. Finland
Finland
is a Nordic country and, together with Scandinavia
Scandinavia
, is situated in the geographical region of Fennoscandia
Fennoscandia
. Finland's population is 5.5 million (2016), and the majority of the population is concentrated in the southern region
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Rotterdam
ROTTERDAM (/ˈrɒtərdæm/ or /ˌrɒtərˈdæm/ ; Dutch: ( listen )) is a city in the Netherlands
Netherlands
, in South Holland within the Rhine–Meuse– Scheldt river delta at the North Sea
North Sea
. Its history goes back to 1270 when a dam was constructed in the Rotte river by people settled around it for safety. In 1340, Rotterdam
Rotterdam
was granted city rights by the Count of Holland
Count of Holland
. A major logistic and economic centre, Rotterdam
Rotterdam
is Europe
Europe
's largest port and has a population of 633,471 (2017), the second-largest in the Netherlands, just behind Amsterdam
Amsterdam
. Rotterdam
Rotterdam
is known for the Erasmus
Erasmus
University , its riverside setting, lively cultural life and maritime heritage
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Sorbonne
The SORBONNE is an edifice of the Latin Quarter
Latin Quarter
, in Paris
Paris
, France
France
, which was the historical house of the former University of Paris
University of Paris
. Today, it houses part or all of several higher education and research institutions such as Panthéon-Sorbonne University , Sorbonne
Sorbonne
Nouvelle University , Paris-Sorbonne University , Paris
Paris
Descartes University , the École Nationale des Chartes and the École pratique des hautes études
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Federico García Lorca
FEDERICO DEL SAGRADO CORAZóN DE JESúS GARCíA LORCA, known as FEDERICO GARCíA LORCA (Spanish pronunciation: ; 5 June 1898 – 19 August 1936) was a Spanish poet, playwright, and theatre director. García Lorca achieved international recognition as an emblematic member of the Generation of \'27 , a group consisting of mostly poets who introduced the tenets of European movements (such as symbolism , futurism , and surrealism ) into Spanish literature . He was executed by Nationalist forces at the beginning of the Spanish Civil War . His body has never been found. In 2008, a Spanish judge opened an investigation into Lorca's death. The García Lorca family eventually dropped objections to the excavation of a potential gravesite near Alfacar , but no human remains were found
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José Martí
JOSé JULIáN MARTí PéREZ (January 28, 1853 – May 19, 1895) was a Cuban national hero and important figure in Latin American literature . During his life, he was a poet , essayist , journalist , revolutionary philosopher , translator , professor , publisher , Freemason
Freemason
, political theorist , and supporter of Henry George
Henry George
's economic reforms. Through his writings and political activity, he became a symbol for Cuba's bid for independence against Spain
Spain
in the 19th century, and is referred to as the "Apostle of Cuban Independence." He also wrote about the threat of Spanish and US expansionism into Cuba
Cuba

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Vladimir Mayakovsky
VLADIMIR VLADIMIROVICH MAYAKOVSKY (/ˌmɑːjəˈkɔːfski, -ˈkɒf-/ ; Russian : Влади́мир Влади́мирович Маяко́вский; 19 July 1893 – 14 April 1930) was a Russian Soviet poet , playwright , artist, and actor. During his early, pre-Revolution period leading into 1917, Mayakovsky became renowned as a prominent figure of the Russian Futurist movement, being among the signers of the Futurist manifesto, A Slap in the Face of Public Taste (1913), and authoring poems such as A Cloud in Trousers (1915) and Backbone Flute (1916). Mayakovsky
Mayakovsky
produced a large and diverse body of work during the course of his career: he wrote poems, wrote and directed plays, appeared in films, edited the art journal LEF , and created agitprop posters in support of the Communist Party during the Russian Civil War
Russian Civil War

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Sándor Petőfi
SáNDOR PETőFI (born Petrovics; Hungarian : Petőfi Sándor pronounced ; Slovak : Alexander
Alexander
Petrovič; Serbian : Александар Петровић; 1 January 1823 – most likely 31 July 1849 ) was a Hungarian poet and liberal revolutionary. He is considered Hungary's national poet , and was one of the key figures of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848
Hungarian Revolution of 1848
. He is the author of the Nemzeti dal (National Song), which is said to have inspired the revolution in the Kingdom of Hungary
Kingdom of Hungary
that grew into a war for independence from the Austrian Empire
Austrian Empire
. It is most likely that he died in the Battle of Segesvár , one of the last battles of the war
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Hungary
Coordinates : 47°N 20°E / 47°N 20°E / 47; 20 Hungary Magyarország (Hungarian ) Flag Coat of arms ANTHEM: " Himnusz " (Hungarian ) "Hymn" Location of Hungary
Hungary
(dark green) – in Europe
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Lausanne
LAUSANNE (/loʊˈzæn/ , French: , Italian : Losanna, Romansh : Losanna) is a city in the French-speaking part of Switzerland
Switzerland
, and the capital and biggest city of the canton of Vaud
Vaud
. The city is situated on the shores of Lake Geneva (French : Lac Léman, or simply Le Léman). It faces the French town of Évian-les-Bains , with the Jura Mountains
Jura Mountains
to its north-west. Lausanne
Lausanne
is located 62 kilometres (38.5 miles) northeast of Geneva
Geneva
. Lausanne
Lausanne
has a population (as of November 2015) of 146,372, making it the fourth largest city in Switzerland, with the entire agglomeration area having 420,000 inhabitants (as of March 2015)
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Système Universitaire De Documentation
The SYSTèME UNIVERSITAIRE DE DOCUMENTATION or SUDOC is a system used by the libraries of French universities and higher education establishments to identify, track and manage the documents in their possession. The catalog, which contains more than 10 million references, allows students and researcher to search for bibliographical and location information in over 3,400 documentation centers
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Bibliothèque Nationale De France
The BIBLIOTHèQUE NATIONALE DE FRANCE (BNF; French: ) is the National Library of France
France
, located in Paris
Paris
. It is the national repository of all that is published in France. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 New buildings * 3 Mission * 4 Manuscript
Manuscript
collection * 5 Digital library * 6 Popular culture * 7 See also * 8 References * 9 Further reading * 10 External links HISTORYThe National Library of France
France
traces its origin to the royal library founded at the Louvre Palace by Charles V in 1368. Charles had received a collection of manuscripts from his predecessor, John II , and transferred them to the Louvre
Louvre
from the Palais de la Cité
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