Awards

Akademi Bookstore Literature Awards, First Prize in the category of “Novel”, 1983

Yunus Nadi Literature Prize in the category of ‘’Novel’’, 1998

The Leipzig Media Prize for the Freedom and the Future of the Media, 2009

International Hrant Dink Award, 2011

Turkish Publishers Association, Freedom of Thought and Expression Prize, 2013

Istanbul Human Rights Association Ayşe Nur Zarakolu Freedom of Thought and Expression Prize, 2017