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
Duration: 11 minutes
Credits: Cenk Baysan (director), Ataturk Supreme Council (publisher), Ataturk Culture Center (publisher), Ankira (producer), Sadik Tural (producer),
Published in: 2005
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