Dramatic fiction

The Bastard of Istanbul, By Elif Shafak, Explores Turkish-Armenian Relationships and Cultural Taboos

The Bastard of Istanbul, By Elif Shafak, Explores Turkish-Armenian Relationships and Cultural TaboosElif Shafak is acclaimed as the most widely-read female Turkish author, and The Bastard of Istanbul is an excellent example of why. Her gift for storytelling shines in this complex tale of a Turkish family and its diverse generations of... Read More »