İrfan Orga military cadet
Kuleli, İstanbul, 26 December 1928
'Probably the most famous Turkish literary figure of the 20th century'
Virginia Maxwell, Lonely Planet İstanbul, 2015
'An enchanting voice that gently takes us on a journey into the past and tells us a great deal about
late Ottoman culture, family life, and gender relations at a time of incredible political turbulence, social change and war'
Elif Shafak Daily Telegraph, 10 July 2013