Ayşe Kulin


Born
in İstanbul, Turkey
January 01, 1941

Website

Genre


Ayşe Kulin is a Turkish contemporary novelist and columnist.
Kulin graduated in literature from the American College for Girls in Arnavutköy. She released a collection of short stories titled Güneşe Dön Yüzünü in 1984. A short story from this called Gülizar was made into a film titled Kırık Bebek in 1986, for which she won a screenplay award from the Turkish culture ministry. Kulin worked as a screen writer, cinematographer and producer for many films, television series and advertisements. In 1986, she won the Best Cinematographer Award from the Theatre Writers association for her work in the television series Ayaşlı ve Kiracıları.

In 1996, she wrote a biography of Münir Nureddin Selçuk titled Bir Tatlı Huzur. With a short story called Foto S
...more

Average rating: 3.84 · 57,586 ratings · 3,231 reviews · 41 distinct worksSimilar authors
Last Train to Istanbul

by
3.86 avg rating — 23,463 ratings — published 2002 — 40 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Without a Country

by
3.86 avg rating — 6,778 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adı: Aylin

3.85 avg rating — 4,546 ratings — published 1997 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Veda: Esir Şehirde Bir Konak

3.94 avg rating — 2,660 ratings — published 2008 — 16 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sevdalinka

3.85 avg rating — 3,683 ratings — published 1999 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Füreya

4.09 avg rating — 1,724 ratings5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Umut: Hayat Akan Bir Sudur

4.02 avg rating — 2,131 ratings — published 2008 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Türkan

4.34 avg rating — 1,126 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Gizli Anların Yolcusu

3.43 avg rating — 1,350 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Köprü

3.98 avg rating — 1,030 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Ayşe Kulin…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“What a shame swear words aren't allowed in diplomacy.”
Ayse Kulin

“Think carefully. We only have one life to live. We alone are responsible for it.”
Ayşe Kulin, Last Train to Istanbul

“After all is said and done, what is life anyway? Aren’t we all going to die in the end? I believe life is only worth living if, while we are on this earth, we can do honorable things.”
Ayşe Kulin, Last Train to Istanbul

Polls

What should be our February 'Read Around the World' Group Read? (Asia)

 
  11 votes 16.2%

 
  10 votes 14.7%

 
  7 votes 10.3%

 
  6 votes 8.8%

 
  6 votes 8.8%

 
  5 votes 7.4%

 
  4 votes 5.9%

 
  4 votes 5.9%

 
  3 votes 4.4%

 
  3 votes 4.4%

 
  3 votes 4.4%

 
  2 votes 2.9%

 
  2 votes 2.9%

 
  1 vote 1.5%

 
  1 vote 1.5%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

68 total votes
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Challenge: 50 Books: Pinuccia's 50 Books for 2010 22 81 Nov 28, 2010 04:40AM  
Turkish Reading C...: Best Books Of 2012 82 191 Dec 05, 2012 09:54PM  
Turkish Reading C...: 2013 Aralık için tema seçimi 15 110 Oct 04, 2013 09:15PM  
Turkish Reading C...: 2013'ün En İyi Kitapları - Best Books Of 2013 10 245 Jan 03, 2014 01:36PM  
Chick Lit Book Club: This topic has been closed to new comments. Winter 2013-2014 Challenge 17 116 Feb 16, 2014 11:18AM  
The Seasonal Read...: Spring Challenge 2014: Reading Plans 35 290 Mar 15, 2014 03:13PM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Completed Tasks (Do Not Delete Posts) 2561 593 Aug 01, 2014 02:12PM  
You'll love this ...: Rose of Sarajevo 63 29 Sep 03, 2014 01:37AM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Ayşe to Goodreads.