Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The First World War in the Middle East’ by Kristian Coates Ulrichsen (Hurst, $35, 320 pages)
‘Meander: East to West, Indirectly, Along a Turkish River’ by Jeremy Seal (Bloomsbury USA, 416 pages, $18)
The latest print edition of the Collins English dictionary contains 50,000 newly-added words, including “selfie,” “onesie” and “photobomb,” BBC News has reported.
FOLDED CORNER - ‘From the Abode of Islam to the Turkish Vatan: The Making of a National Homeland in Turkey’ by Behlül Özkan
Booker Prize winning novelist Richard Flanagan said he was "ashamed to be Australian" during a scathing attack on the environmental policies of his home nation.
FOLDED CORNER - ‘Turkish Awakening’ by Alev Scott (Faber, 336 pages, £15)
French writer Patrick Modiano has won the Nobel Prize for Literature, The Swedish Academy said on Oct. 9
Professor Talat Halman, Turkey’s first culture minister (1971), has published a large new volume, 'William Shakespeare: Aşk ve Anlatı Şiirleri,' in honor of the 450th anniversary of the English bard’s birth
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The Setting Sun: A Memoir of Empire and Family Secrets’ by Bart Moore-Gilbert (Verso, 288 pages, £15)
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