born in 1988, is a Kurdish artist from Mardin.
Guest artist at Villa Romana from July to August 2019
Heja Türk has worked in several genres and is currently producing a film and recording her own music album.
At present, she lives in Germany as a refugee after fleeing from Turkey.
Western Languages and Literature, English Language and Literature, Boğaziçi (Bosporus) University, Istanbul
International Student Exchange program, London University, School of Oriental and African Studies, London
The Comparative Essay on Kurdish and African-American Short Stories in the Context of Textual Violence and Resistance Literature
Dengbêjiya Jin, Dengbêjên Mêr: Fatma Îsa Çawa bû Dengbêj (Breaking the Patriarchal Hegemony: The Voice of Female Dengbej), Journal Yazinca, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
Literature analysis: Rênas Jiyan û Jana Janya (Renas Jiyan and Janya's Pain) , Journal Yazinca, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
Music and Performance
translating, adaptating and performaning They don't care about us by Michael Jackson into Kurdish, with Bajar.
writer and researcher: Boğaziçi University Literature Club (BUED), Istanbul
Kurdish song lyrics with Vedat Yıldırım for the album B'êr Hatî (Welcome) by Kurdish folkrock music group Bajar.
Kurdish Folk songs for the dance and music performance Mesel (Tale)
Kurdish Folk songs for the dance and music performance Mektup (The Letter)
singer and researcher, Boğaziçi University Folklor Club, (BÜFK) Istanbul
Kurdish folk songs for the dance and music performance Rüzgar (Wind)
producer and main actress of the film Panopticon