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Book Review: Orhan Pamuk’s Istanbul

Istanbul: Between West and East In his foreword to Ara Güler’s Istanbul, the 2009 retrospective of the great Turkish photographer, author and Nobel Laureate Orhan Pamuk pays a distinct tribute to Güler’s richly textured black-and-white images by acknowledging how “through these photographs, I learned to look at Istanbul and recognize its essence.” Pamuk encountered the […]

Bittersweet Nobel for Turkey’s Orhan Pamuk

Bittersweet Nobel for Turkey’s Orhan Pamuk

Writer Orhan Pamuk is a divisive figure in Turkey. The first Turk ever to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, his award has divided his countrymen and renewed the debate on Turkey’s place in the European Union. In spite of the honour, many of his countrymen are anything but proud of him. The naming is […]

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