Hit Your Heels

Elif Derin


 The last time Elif, a judge in Turkey, wears her high-heeled shoes, the police are coming. She knows she cannot run in them, but as she is handcuffed and accused of being a terrorist, she keeps them on as an act of defiance all through her detention and interrogation. In Toronto since 2017, she hopes to be a lawyer and to continue fighting for justice as she did in Turkey. 

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