NEWS

November 1, 2019 – I wrote about the strange case of a Turkish scientist in the November 2, 2019 issue of The Lancet.

October 24, 2019 – I will be a guest on the BBC Weekend program on October 26 and speak about The Lion and the Nightingale.

October 17, 2019 – Publication day for The Lion and the Nightingale from Bloomsbury / IB Tauris.

October 4, 2019 – On October 21, 2019, I will be speaking at an English PEN event about the legacy of Sabiha Sertel at London’s Free Word Centre.

September 11, 2019 – I have a new essay, on Lawrence Durrell, Cyprus and new tales from Nicosia, in the September 11-18, 2019 issue of The Times Literary Supplement.

September 10, 2019 – In the autumn 2019 issue of Index on Censorship, I dig into Turkey’s censorship of the internet.

August 30, 2019 – I have a new essay, on Mike Nelson, in the September 2019 issue of Art in America.

August 13, 2019 – My cover story, in the September/October 2019 issue of Foreign Affairs, is out now.

August 4, 2019 – I will be speaking at the 2020 edition of Lahore Literary Festival.

July 5, 2019 – I have a new essay, on ‘The Battle for Istanbul’, in the July 5-11, 2019 issue of The New Statesman.

April 2, 2019 – I have a new essay in The New Yorker.

November 2018 – In the New York Review of Books, I consider the new Istanbul airport.