Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar

Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar

June 23, 1901 – January 24, 1962
Countries: Turkey

Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar (23 June 1901 – 24 January 1962) was a Turkish poet, novelist, literary scholar and essayist, widely regarded as one of the most important representatives of modernism in Turkish literature. In addition to his literary and academic career, Tanpınar was also a member of the Turkish Parliament between 1944 and 1946.