Aslı Erdoğan (born March 1967) is a prize-winning Turkish writer, human rights activist, columnist for Özgür Gündem and former columnist for the newspaper . ForfattereBufretAsli Erdogan er født i 19i Istanbul. Hun tok sin mastergrad i atomfysikk ved Bosporus-universitetet i 199 og arbeidet siden to år i Rio de Janeiro.
Norsk PEN og PEN International er dypt bekymret for helsen til forfatteren og menneskerettighetsaktivisten Asli Erdoğan, som den 17. Nyheter fra the Initiative for Freedom of Expression Nedenfor er en redigert utgave på norsk av de siste nyhetsbrevene fra vår tyrkiske samarbeidspartner . Asli Erdoğan bursts into tears as she describes spending 1days in an Istanbul prison on account of her links to pro-Kurdish newspaper. Asli Erdogan at her publisher’s office last month in Istanbul.
Recently released from prison, the Turkish author is awaiting trial. Asli Erdogan, along with Necmiye Alpay and Zana Kay, freed on first day of their trial in Istanbul on terrorism charges. Aslı Erdoğan is a renowned novelist and human rights activist in Turkey. She is also a columnist for Özgür Gündem newspaper, a pro-Kurdish opposition daily, . Award-winning Turkish author Asli Erdogan was jailed for 1days after being accused of undermining the state because of her links with a .