Meet the Writers

Ahmet Altan

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16 January 2016

Episode 6

30 minutes

Ahmet Altan is one of Turkey’s most significant authors and journalists, assuming roles from reporter to editor in chief. He has written six novels, three of which have been bestsellers in Turkey and won numerous awards. ‘Endgame’, published by Canongate, is his first novel to be translated into English. In this wide-ranging discussion Altan talks about his books, his work as a journalist and media freedom in Turkey.

16 January 2016

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