Laz poet from Turkey, Serkan Engin was born in 1975 in Izmit/Turkey.
He was influenced by his parents to study at Navy Military
Lycee but was dismissed from Navy Military High School in
1995 because he was undisciplined. He then studied at technical high school in Kocaeli University,
and now he is a vigorous antimilitarist.
His poems have been published in more than fifty literature
journals in Turkey and he has also published a poem
manifesto at a literature journal in 2004, Imagist
Socialist Poetry. He has tried to start a new poetry
movement in Turkish Poetry. He has also published numerous
articles in literature journals about literary theory
according to his poetry movement. The basic motto of his
poetry movement is Imagist in the form, socialist in the
content and the other basic motto is If you have no fight,
you dont have any poem.