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Elif Shafak

Five European writers visit a favourite bookshop to explore how issues preoccupying their societies are being reflected by contemporary novelists.

Today, Elif Shafak visits a bookstore in Istanbul to understand whether modern Turkey can be experienced through its shelves.

Producer: Sarah Bowen.

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Sat 3 Oct 2015 00:30

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Radio 4 journeys across Europe, exploring what the continent is reading now and why.