Dilâra Gürcü is a feminist writer and former activist from Turkey, currently living in Paris. She writes for Turkey’s first independent internet journal T24 on feminism and LGBTI+ rights. She actively participates on various feminist projects for Turkey and France.
I was born on the west coast of Turkey, in Izmir: one of the least conservative and most secular cities in Turkey. I was registered as a Muslim. That’s how it works in Turkey; as soon as you’re born, your…
sister-hood is a digital magazine and a series of live events. We create platforms for women of Muslim heritage to speak for themselves, rather than being spoken for or spoken about.
sister-hood challenges stereotypes and promotes the fearless, progressive, creative voices of women of Muslim heritage.