Neil P. Doherty

Neil P. Doherty, BA in History, Trinity College; MA in Applied Linguistics, Trinity College; R.E.L.S.A.  Certificate, Language Centre of Ireland, Faculty Member at Bilgi University, Turkey

Poetry | Prose | Translation | Images of the "Other"

Neil P. Doherty is a translator born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1972, who has resided in Istanbul since 1995. He currently teaches in Bilgi University. He is a freelance translator of both Turkish and Irish poetry. In 2017, he edited Turkish Poetry Today, which was published in the U.K by Red Hand Books. His translations have appeared in Poetry Wales, The Dreaming Machine, The Honest Ulsterman, Turkish Poetry Today, Arter (Istanbul), Advaitam Speaks, The Seattle Star, The Enchanting Verses and The Berlin Quarterly.

As a member of Citizen TALES Commons he is focusing on anything that has to do with translation, Turkish and Irish literature, minor and minority languages.