Meddahlik was a Turkish theatre form performed by a single storyteller called a meddah and practised throughout Turkey and Turkish-speaking countries. Through the ages, similar narrative genres have flourished due to interaction among the peoples of Asia, the Caucasus and the Middle East within this wide geographical area.
Series: 2008 Inscriptions on the Representative List/Inscriptions 2008 sur la liste représentative,
Credits: Cenk Baysan (director) Prime Ministry (publisher) Ataturk Supreme Council (publisher) Ataturk Culture Center (publisher) Ankira (co-producer) Sadik Tural (co-producer)
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