Poet, politician and statesman. (b. 1923, Besni/Adıyaman - d. 21 July 2019, Istanbul).
He went to
became congressman from Adıyaman during the XIII period and from
After he was acquitted he became one of the founders of Refah Party (RP) and became the member of Central Decision Administrative Board. Emre is a really strong poet and he has almost 200 poems written in aruz prosody but they were mostly not published in the magazines or as a book. He has a three volumes book titled Siyasette 35 Yıl (1991, 2003) in which he narrates his memories on his political career since Hürriyet Party to 1990.
REFERENCE: Hüdavendigar Onur / Türk Sağı Sözlüğü (2001), Mehmet Atilla Maraş / Şair Milletvekilleri 1 - 22. Dönem 1920-2005 (2005), İhsan Işık / Resimli ve Metin Örnekli Türkiye Edebiyatçılar ve Kültür Adamları Ansiklopedisi (2007), 1974’te Kıbrıs Harekâtının Kararını Veren Ecevit Değil, Sayın Erbakan’dı (akbabahaber.com.tr, 09 Temmuz 2014), Süleyman Arif Emre, rahmet-i Rahman'a kavuştu (milligazete.com.tr, 21.07.2019).