Defne Kartal

Ghost Editor

Defne Kartal, from Istanbul, Turkey, currently living in Lund, Sweden. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Linguistics and her master’s degree in General Linguistics. She believes that she is a lucky person to grow up in a multilingual, multicultural family, with a lot of interest in arts, politics, and philosophy. Her main interest lies in how society, gender, social media, and politics interact with language. She had been working in translation, editing, content creation, as well as the localization of a language program. She enjoys fantasy and science fiction literature, poetry, cinema, and various genres of music, especially folk. In her free time she likes playing the guitar, writing poetry and music, yoga, and quality time with friends, which is always needed.

Her main specialty areas are:
• Sociolinguistics
• Turkish language
• Translation

Defne Kartal

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