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Çiğdem Aslan, Little Mortissa

Çiğdem Aslan, Little Mortissa

This feature originally appeared in Songlines #96 (Nov/Dec 2013) p52. Download a pdf here. Çiğdem Aslan talks to Alexandra Petropoulos about her debut solo album and the problems facing Turkey’s strong, independent women (Photo: Handan Erek) This summer the world watched while Turkey erupted in peaceful protests. What started as a small demonstration against urban development in May expanded … Continue reading