Amanpour and Company

Elif Shafak on "10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World"

Clip: 08/01/2019 | 2m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

While Turkey was once a bastion of secular, moderate rule, under President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, it’s become increasingly authoritarian. Award-winning novelist Elif Shafak, who has often clashed with the government because of her bold writing, joins the program to discuss.

Aired: 08/01/19

Rating: NR

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