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FOLDED CORNER - ‘Sectarianization: Mapping the New Politics of the Middle East’ edited by Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel (Hurst, 384 pages, £20)
A French museum paid 691,000 pounds ($1.1 million) on Thursday for a miniature manuscript written by Charlotte Bronte, ending hopes it would return to the British author’s former home that is now a museum.
Writer and psychologist Gündüz Vassaf examines the totalitarianism of everyday life in his book ‘Prisoners of Ourselves’ in English. ‘Totalitarianism is maintained through oppression and by the individual’s acceptance of a limited state of freedom,’ Vassaf says
The British writer and firebrand columnist Christopher Hitchens has died at the age of 62 after a battle against cancer of the esophagus...
Turkish Nobel Laureate author Orhan Pamuk is currently touring South America to promote his new book, “The Naive and the Sentimental Novelist.”
Renowned Turkish novelist and writer Yaşar Kemal will be decorated with the French Legion d’Honneur (Legion of Honor) at a ceremony Dec. 17 at the French Palace in Istanbul.
Internationally acclaimed Turkish novelist Yasar Kemal received France’s highest order of merit on Dec. 17.
Turkish publications from the web archive of the National Library in Ankara will be shared through the European Digital Library...