Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2006
Orhan Pamuk

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Orhan Pamuk - Facts

Orhan Pamuk

Orhan Pamuk

Born: 7 June 1952, Istanbul, Turkey

Residence at the time of the award: Turkey

Prize motivation: "who in the quest for the melancholic soul of his native city has discovered new symbols for the clash and interlacing of cultures"

Field: prose

Language: Turkish

Prize share: 1/1

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