Writer, artist. He was born in Derinkuyu/ Nevşehir on January 20, 1959.
He completed his primary school education in his county (1971). He left
secondary school. Then in 1983, he completed his secondary education in his
county. He graduated from
His writings and cartoons were published in Hergün (1979), Ortadoğu (1979), Yeni Devir (1981-83), Millî Gazete (1982-84), Yeni Düşünce (1984-92), Türkiye (1990), Zaman (1992), Yeni Hafta (1992-94), Gündüz (1994-99) newspapers and in Töre, Türk Edebiyatı, Bizim Ocak, Diyanet Çocuk, Güneysu, Sabır, Orkun, Bizim Dergâh, Nizam-ı Alem, Uzunsokak, Bizim Gençlik, Tarla, Erciyes, Palandöken, Martı, Nilüfer, Nene Hatun, Bizim Öncü, Genç Kardelen, Polemik, Şardağı, Karaisalı, Nisan Bulutu, Gökçekimi, Genç Alperen, Seviye, Çınar, Güneyde Kültür, Divit Sanat, Tırpan, Eğitim Bilim, Kümbet, Bizim Külliye magazines. He received an award in MAZLUM-DER’s Freedom to Head Scarf Contest with his cartoons in 1997. He was sued because of his writings titled Understanding Ottoman, Head Scarf and Merve Kavakçı. He punished with forfeiture of pay in 1999 and he was exiled from the city.
WORKS (Essay-Research) :
Nefesimiz Gül Bahçesi (2000), Ozan’ın Şairliği (2002).
REFERENCE: Özcan Ünlü / Gül Bahçesinde (Türkiye, 8.5.2000), Sevinç Çokum / Anneli Satırlar (Türkiye, 12.5.2000), Kazım Çimen Nefesimiz Gül Bahçesi (Bizim Külliye, 2001), R. Mithat Yılmaz / Osman Aytekin’in Yüreği Sevgi Bahçesi (Gün Işığı, 9.7.2004).