The Khayyam: Love & Life & Spirit
by Sadik Yalsizucanlar
A novel telling the story of the poet Omar Khayyam, "Khayyam" harnesses a literary oblivion into a slim volume. Yalsızuçanlar a narrow spiral staircase downward into the mind of one of the great geniuses of the east. In a cryptic style of cutting-edge Turkish literature, this text becomes more complex as subtleties which were previously lost in the corner of the reader’s eye are illuminated.