Creative Disturbance in Turkey ? Check out (Key Work ) Anahtar Sözcükler


We are pleased to announce of a Turkish podcast channel on the Creative Disturbance Art/Science and Technology science. The channel was proposed by two of our new Creative Disturbance awardees from the Kickstarter fund that enable our multilingual Creative Disturbance podcast platform. The two Ph D Students are:

Hasan Cenk Dereli is a PhD Candidate in Architecture working with urban politics and proactive design ideas.His personal creative productions define a practice span from radio production, music, design research to events organization. He is also one of the members and project coordinators of probono architecture practice Herkes İçin Mimarlık Derneği (Architecture For All Association) and founder and manager his design practice named NOBON.


Sarphan Uzunoğlu 

Lecturer at Kadir Has University, PhD candidate at Galatasaray University, contributes to

The faculty advisor for the project is:

Altug Akin is an Associate Professor at Izmir University of Economics, Turkey. Among his research interests are global-international communication, media production and journalism. Altug Akin completed his doctoral studies in audio-visual communication at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Spain; and masters’ studies in journalism studies at the Stockholm University and in information systems at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. Parallel to his academic career, Altug Akin has been contributing to several media outlets, including Radyo Boğaziçi, Radyo Eksen, Swedish Public Service Radio (SR) and the BBC World Service Turkish Section. He currently teaches at the Department of Media and Communication at Izmir University of Economics, practices freelance journalism, and translates literature from Spanish to Turkish.

Channel: Anahtar Sözcükler (Key Works)
Conversations with creators of stimulating works from Turkey’s fields of culture, technology and art. Our key words are creativity, possibilities and Turkey

Produced by

Altuğ Akın, H. Cenk Dereli and Sarphan Uzunoğlu
First Podcast:  In Turkish

Anahtar Sözcükler’e başlarken [TR]

The first program of Key Words is about the micro frame of the series and the basis on which future podcasts will be about. Altuğ Akın, Hasan Cenk Dereli ve Sarphan Uzunoğlu, from Key Words team, discuss their perspectives on the series and Key Words

Sarphan Uzunoğlu and Hasan Cenk Dereli join the other Creative Disturbers who have received our creative disturbance kickstarted grants:

Patrícia Correia, Ana Rita Fonseca, Sam Meyler in Lisbon are now producing the ROOTS OF CURIOSITY channel: 

Nora Abushadi in Cairo just published her first pocast: 

We will be announcing other creative disturbers – we are still looking for masters or PhD students in Asia, South America, Eastern Europe. The Creative Disturber grants are $1000 and provide for the awardee to publish podcasts with people in their creative community. If interested contact me,

Roger Malina


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