Yılmaz Karakoyunlu’nun Yorgun Mayıs Kısrakları’nda Tarihî Bir Şahsiyet: Adnan Menderes

Taştan Z.

Arayışlar, no.13, pp.61-74, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: Arayışlar
  • Page Numbers: pp.61-74
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


Yorgun Mayıs Kısrakları is the latest novel of Yılmaz Karakoyunlu. The writer points out the period of Adnan Menderes, who is one of the most important characters of Turkish history. There are a lot of characters in this novel. Among these, the central character is Adnan Menderes. The events in this novel are around him. In this novel Menderes is depicted with his child-hood, adult-hood, political-life and the loves. In this article while we are looking for the clues of his character in Yorgun Mayıs Kısrakları, at the some time we have wanted to find answers to the questions on his fictive world.