What Keeps Orhan Pamuk Up at Night

A gnawing habit of sense-criticism and anxiety over authenticity keep the Nobel Prize winner up at night.

A World Without Heroes

Even the best among us fail and fail a lot. So why not drop the empty notion of heroism and use an accurate method for judging humans?

Has the West Forgotten Turkey?

The Nobel laureate explains why talk of Turkey joining the EU quickly faded away.

Can There Be a Global Writer?

While writers have a moral obligation to address all of humanity in their works, Orhan Pamuk is skeptical of the aesthetics of avoiding categorizations entirely.