Posts tagged ‘Anatolia’

May 6, 2011

I’m neither an ebru nor a tessera∗; nor am I ‘a color of Anatolia!’

by Talin Suciyan

Talin Suciyan

First you made me into a tessera in your mosaic of cultures just to be able to put up with me. But soon you found that too static and then you resorted to the image of ebru. Whether an ebru or a tessera, you all agreed that I was ‘a color of Anatolia.’ Yet, I’m neither your ebru nor your tessera, nor am I a color of your Anatolia. I know that I can acquire a color only if I’m dead and gone, mute and traceless; more colorful I become as you further destroy my history.

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