Hande Çayır


She graduated with a B.A. in Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design from Sabancı University, and went on to Istanbul Bilgi University, where she earned an M.A. in Cinema and Television. Her writing is published in Bianet, 5Harfliler, Edebiyat Haber, interdisiplinary.net, Kaos GL, Kural Dışı, Memlekent, P24, Psikeart, PukkaLiving, Radikal İki, sendika.org, T24, Whichcontent. She is now a Ph.D. candidate at the Istanbul Bilgi University Communication-Cinema Department. For the last seven years she has been working as Publications Director at Whichcontent.

Smashwords Interview

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
In a small city with a dark family. In order to escape, I have to write.
When did you first start writing?
At the age of 8-9.
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Where to find Hande Çayır online


Women's Surname Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
How do women experience the surname change issue in terms of the protection of equal, legal, social and economic rights? To begin with, I started to think about this question in a larger context when my surname was changed without my consent after my marriage. One day I realized I had two diplomas, each with a different name on it; however, both those people are me.

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