Fuat Fegan Papers

I N T R O D U C T I O N

Fuat Fegan was born in 1937 in Larnaka, Cyprus. He studied sociology at the University of İstanbul . He was a leftwing political activist and a close friend of Dr. Hikmet Kıvılcımlı . When Kıvılcımlı had to leave Turkey because of the repression by the military in 1971 Fuat Fegan took care of his papers.
He brought them to Sweden when he had to leave the country himself. He started the arrangement and prepared a bibliography of the writings of Kıvılcımlı.
The papers of Fuat Fegan have been given to the IISG by Latife Fegan in 1996. His papers contain writings and notes by Fuat Fegan, documents relating to the (second) Vatan Partisi and documents on other organisations.