Turkey: The Insane and the Melancholy
Starting with the basic question "what is this place?", award-winning journalist and novelist Ece Temelkuran guides us through her "beloved country". In challenging the authoritarian AKP government – for which she lost her job as a journalist – Temelkuran draws strength and wisdom from people, places and artistic expression.
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Turkey: The Insane and the MelancholyUser Review - Publishers Weekly
Temelkuran, a celebrated Turkish journalist who lost her job for criticizing the Erdog˘an regime, profiles her tumultuous homeland, elucidating the distinct problems it faces as a nation straddling ... Read full review