Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The 19th Aydın Doğan Award was presented to Turkey’s Nobel laureate writer Orhan Pamuk on April 16 at the Istanbul Hilton Hotel
The National Library of İzmir needs more space because the number of its books exceeds 1 million. The current library building may become a book museum
‘Muslims in Modern Turkey: Kemalism, Modernism and the Revolt of the Islamist Intellectuals’ by Sena Karasipahi (I.B. Tauris, $30, 247 pages)
FOLDED CORNER - ‘Cyprus: A Modern History’ by William Mallinson
The beach library, which is the first one in Turkey, has opened in Kumburnu Nature Park in the western province of Muğla’s town of Fethiye.
FOLDED CORNER - ‘Farewell to Salonica: City at the Crossroads’ by Leon Sciaky (Haus Books, $25, 262 pages)
Mexico bid farewell to its beloved adopted son, Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, with thousands of fans filing past his ashes in a music-filled tribute to the Nobel laureate
French auction house Pierre Berg & Associs said Wednesday it has withdrawn from sale a rare first edition of Hitler's "Mein Kampf" following a protest from a Jewish watchdog body.
The 19th İzmir Book Fair opened with the participation of 405 publishing houses and civil society organizations, and 800 poets and writers
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