Sunday, August 20, 2017

Elif Shafak

Elif Shafak, one of Turkey's bestselling writers, is the author of The Bastard of Istanbul and The Saint of Incipient Insanities.

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Confused by the Veil

For Turkey's secular political elite, few symbols are more threatening than the headscarf. But women who wear the headscarf do so for different reasons, and only a small minority regard it as a politi… read more

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