Golden Light is a book in which Ziya Gokalp, who is not only a thinker but also a fruitful folklore researcher, rewrites Turkish epic tales, a part of popular stories and epics, poetry or plain. Seven of the twelve texts in the book are verse, four are smooth, and one is in the form of a stage play. The reason for Gökalp’s orientation to popular literature is that it is possible to reconstruct his national Turkish thought but only by... Devamı