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Other colors : essays and a story, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely

Label
Other colors : essays and a story
Title
Other colors
Title remainder
essays and a story
Statement of responsibility
Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • tur
  • eng
Summary
"Orhan Pamuk's first book since winning the Nobel Prize, Other Colors is a collection of essays on his life, his city, his work, and the example of other writers."--BOOK JACKET
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
894/.3533
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Other colors : essays and a story, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Öteki renkler
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The implied author -- My father -- Notes on April 19, 1994 -- Spring afternoons -- Dead tired in the evening -- Out of bed, in the silence of night -- When the furniture is talking, how can you sleep? -- Giving up smoking -- Seagull in the rain -- A seagull lies dying on the shore -- To be happy -- My wristwatches -- I'm not going to school -- Rüya and us -- When Rüya is sad -- The view -- What I know about dogs -- A note on poetic justice -- After the storm -- In this place long ago -- The house of the man who has no one -- Barbers -- Fires and ruins -- Frankfurter -- Bosphorus ferries -- The islands -- Earthquake -- Earthquake angst in Istanbul -- How I got rid of some of my books -- On reading: words or images -- The pleasures of reading -- Nine notes on book covers -- To read or not to read : the thousand and one nights -- Foreword to Tristram Shandy: everyone should have an uncle like this -- Victor Hugo's passion for greatness -- Dostoyevsky's Notes from underground : the joys of degradation -- Dostoyevsky's fearsome demons -- The brothers Karamazov -- Cruelty, beauty, and time : on Nabokov's Ada and Lolita -- Albert Camus -- Reading Thomas Bernhard at a time of unhappiness -- The world of Thomas Bernhard's novels -- Mario Vargas Llosa and third world literature -- Salman Rushdie : The satanic verses and the freedom of the writer -- PEN Arthur Miller speech -- No entry -- Where is Europe? -- A guide to being Mediterranean -- My first passport and other European journeys -- André Gide -- Family meals and politics on religious holidays -- The anger of the damned -- Traffic and religion -- In Kars and Frankfurt -- On trial -- Who do you write for? -- The white castle afterword -- The black book : ten years on -- A selection from interviews on The new life -- A selection from interviews on My name is Red -- On My name is Red -- From the snow in Kars notebooks -- Şirin's surprise -- In the forest and as old as the world -- Murders by unknown assailants and detective novels -- Entr'acte; or, Ah, Cleopatra! -- Why didn't I become an architect? -- Selimiye Mosque -- Bellini and the East -- Black pen -- Meaning -- My first encounters with Americans -- Views from the capital of the world -- The Paris Review interview -- To look out the window -- My father's suitcase
Control code
ocn174138466
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 433 p.
Isbn
9780676979701
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
(OCoLC)174138466
Label
Other colors : essays and a story, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely
Publication
Note
Translation of: Öteki renkler
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The implied author -- My father -- Notes on April 19, 1994 -- Spring afternoons -- Dead tired in the evening -- Out of bed, in the silence of night -- When the furniture is talking, how can you sleep? -- Giving up smoking -- Seagull in the rain -- A seagull lies dying on the shore -- To be happy -- My wristwatches -- I'm not going to school -- Rüya and us -- When Rüya is sad -- The view -- What I know about dogs -- A note on poetic justice -- After the storm -- In this place long ago -- The house of the man who has no one -- Barbers -- Fires and ruins -- Frankfurter -- Bosphorus ferries -- The islands -- Earthquake -- Earthquake angst in Istanbul -- How I got rid of some of my books -- On reading: words or images -- The pleasures of reading -- Nine notes on book covers -- To read or not to read : the thousand and one nights -- Foreword to Tristram Shandy: everyone should have an uncle like this -- Victor Hugo's passion for greatness -- Dostoyevsky's Notes from underground : the joys of degradation -- Dostoyevsky's fearsome demons -- The brothers Karamazov -- Cruelty, beauty, and time : on Nabokov's Ada and Lolita -- Albert Camus -- Reading Thomas Bernhard at a time of unhappiness -- The world of Thomas Bernhard's novels -- Mario Vargas Llosa and third world literature -- Salman Rushdie : The satanic verses and the freedom of the writer -- PEN Arthur Miller speech -- No entry -- Where is Europe? -- A guide to being Mediterranean -- My first passport and other European journeys -- André Gide -- Family meals and politics on religious holidays -- The anger of the damned -- Traffic and religion -- In Kars and Frankfurt -- On trial -- Who do you write for? -- The white castle afterword -- The black book : ten years on -- A selection from interviews on The new life -- A selection from interviews on My name is Red -- On My name is Red -- From the snow in Kars notebooks -- Şirin's surprise -- In the forest and as old as the world -- Murders by unknown assailants and detective novels -- Entr'acte; or, Ah, Cleopatra! -- Why didn't I become an architect? -- Selimiye Mosque -- Bellini and the East -- Black pen -- Meaning -- My first encounters with Americans -- Views from the capital of the world -- The Paris Review interview -- To look out the window -- My father's suitcase
Control code
ocn174138466
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 433 p.
Isbn
9780676979701
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
(OCoLC)174138466

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