Talk:Oktay Rıfat Horozcu

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject Biography (Rated Start-class)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Biography, a collaborative effort to create, develop and organize Wikipedia's articles about people. All interested editors are invited to join the project and contribute to the discussion. For instructions on how to use this banner, please refer to the documentation.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.


I have copyedited the introductory section, Life and Works. I didn't change anything much, just a few grammar fix-ups and added some more relevant links to other Wikipedia articles. before I get around to copyediting the rest of the article - are the reproduced poems towards the bottom a potential copyvio problem? QuietWikipedian 01:13, 10 July 2007 (UTC)

I've added English translations of titles, and some more information on his works from this site: which is as good an English-language resource on Oktay Rifat as I've found. I'll leave this page alone for a while and give someone else a chance to look over it and respond before I remove the poems as a potential copyvio problem (as discussed here). It seems to me they could stay IF there was some balancing text explaining the significance of that particular poem, to justify Fair Use. But that needs someone much better versed in Turkish lit than me. QuietWikipedian 21:17, 12 July 2007 (UTC)
Me again. I've had clarification here that the poems are a copyvio problem, so removed them. QuietWikipedian 21:32, 12 July 2007 (UTC)
But in general it is considered OK to reproduce one stanza of a long poem, or a few lines of a short one--and I would suggest doing so , in order for readers to have some idea what the subject has actually written. Even a few lines give a feel--and --at least if its in Roman script, the Turkish also gives an idea of the nature of the verse. DGG (talk) 04:27, 13 July 2007 (UTC)

External links modified[edit]

Hello fellow Wikipedians,

I have just added archive links to one external link on Oktay Rıfat Horozcu. Please take a moment to review my edit. If necessary, add {{cbignore}} after the link to keep me from modifying it. Alternatively, you can add {{nobots|deny=InternetArchiveBot}} to keep me off the page altogether. I made the following changes:

When you have finished reviewing my changes, please set the checked parameter below to true or failed to let others know (documentation at {{Sourcecheck}}).

You may set the |checked=, on this template, to true or failed to let other editors know you reviewed the change. If you find any errors, please use the tools below to fix them or call an editor by setting |needhelp= to your help request.

  • If you have discovered URLs which were erroneously considered dead by the bot, you can report them with this tool.
  • If you found an error with any archives or the URLs themselves, you can fix them with this tool.

If you are unable to use these tools, you may set |needhelp=<your help request> on this template to request help from an experienced user. Please include details about your problem, to help other editors.

Cheers.—cyberbot IITalk to my owner:Online 14:04, 21 March 2016 (UTC)