True Colors

In his first book since winning the Nobel Prize in 2006, Orhan Pamuk has proven that his reflections on life and work can be as richly imagined and vividly recounted as any of his fiction. The essays in Other Colors cover everything from getting mugged in New York to surviving an earthquake in his native Istanbul, from pondering Dostoyevsky to giving up smoking.

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Events: Orhan Pamuk and Salman Rushdie will be speaking
Friday, October 5 at 7 pm
The Highline Ballroom
431 West 16th Street
This event is sold out, but tickets may be available at Festival Headquarters.

Orhan Pamuk will be signing copies of his book
Saturday, October 6 at 5:00 pm
The New Yorker Festival Headquarters at the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street
The event is free and open to the public.

Visit The New Yorker Festival website for more information about both events.