Writer (b. 1953, Kurtutan village / Salihli / Manisa). He also wrote under the pen name Halil Dağtaş. He graduated from Konya İmam Hatip School and Ataturk University, Faculty of Literature, Department of French Language and Literature (1976). He worked as a teacher of French at high schools in Adilcevaz, Mutki and Akhisar and as a radio programmer at Anadolu University, Education Center of Film, Radio and Television.
He transferred to Uludağ University and became an academician at the Faculty of Education, Department of French Language Education. His critiques and research have been published in reviews such as Çağdaş Eleştiri, Dönemeç, Türk Dili, Adam Sanat and Broy.
ESSAY-RESEARCH: İç Sızıları (Inner Pains, 1985), Şiir, Çünkü Şiir (Poetry, for Poetry, 1988), Kırık Anfora (The Broken Amphora, 1998), Keşişin Gümüşleri (The Silver of the Monk, 2004).
TRAVEL LITERATURE: Bursa’nın Ufak Tefek Taşları (The Little Stones of Bursa, 2004).