An example of the "Enough, the Word Belongs to the People!" Generation's perspective on folklore: The Konya Culture and Tourism Association "Yeter Söz Mi̇lleti̇ndi̇r!" Nesli̇ni̇n halkbi̇li̇mi̇ne bakişindan bi̇r kesi̇t: Konya Ku̇ltu̇r ve Turi̇zm Derneǧi̇


Milli Folklor, vol.9, no.66, pp.48-55, 2005 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 66
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: Milli Folklor
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.48-55
  • Keywords: Community center, Folklore, Institutionalization, Konya Culture and Tourism Association, Multi-party state
  • Ankara Haci Bayram Veli University Affiliated: Yes


In this study, the cultural structure of Turkish society between the years of 1950 and 1960 has been surveyed. The folklore-related activities of the Konya Culture and Tourism Association, which is one of the first establishments created by the people of its own accord, have been evaluated and the contributions of this and similar associations to the cultural structure of society have been examined.