Publications of Erdag Göknar

Books and Monographs

  1. Göknar, E, Nomadologies (April, 2017), pp. 90 pages .
  2. E. Göknar, Orhan Pamuk, Secularism and Blasphemy: The Politics of the Turkish Novel (March, 2013), Routledge .
  3. Göknar, E, Orhan Pamuk, secularism and blasphemy: The politics of the Turkish novel (January, 2013), pp. 1-314, Routledge .
  4. Tanpinar, AH, A Mind at Peace (March, 2011), pp. 447 pages, Archipelago .
  5. Rahimi, A, Earth and Ashes (August, 2010), pp. 96 pages, Other Press, LLC (English translation of Afghan writer Atiq Rahimi's novella on the Soviet-Afghan war.) .
  6. Goknar, E, My Name Is Red (2010), pp. 483 pages, Everyman's Library (English translation of Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk's historical novel about 16th c. Ottoman miniaturists (Vintage paperback edition Sept. 2002).) .
  7. Cooke, M; Göknar, EM; Parker, GR, Mediterranean passages readings from Dido to Derrida (October, 2008), pp. 399 pages, The University of North Carolina Press .

Papers Published

  1. Goknar, E, Conspiracy Theory in Turkey: Politics and Protest in the Age of "Post-Truth", Middle East Journal, vol. 73 no. 2 (June, 2019), pp. 336-337, MIDDLE EAST INST .
  2. Göknar, E, "Mapping Pamuk onto the World Literature Syllabus", in Approaches to Teaching the Works of Orhan Pamuk, edited by Türkkan, S; Damrosch, D (2017), MLA .
  3. Göknar, E, Reading Occupied Istanbul: Turkish Subject-Formation from Historical Trauma to Literary Trope, Culture, Theory and Critique, vol. 55 no. 3 (January, 2014), pp. 321-341 .
  4. Göknar, E, Turkish-islamic feminism confronts national patriarchy: Halide Edib's divided self, Special Literature Issue, edited by Bonnie Schulman, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 9 no. 2 (March, 2013), pp. 32-57, Duke University Press .
  5. Goknar, E, "The Turkish Novel: Modernity, Modernism, and Postmodernism", in Blackwell Encyclopedia of the Novel (2013) .
  6. Göknar, E, Secular blasphemies: Orhan Pamuk and the Turkish novel, The Contemporary Novel: Imagining the Twenty-First Century, edited by Nancy Armstrong, Novel a Forum on Fiction, vol. 45 no. 2 (June, 2012), pp. 301-326, Duke .
  7. Göknar, E, "Occulted Texts: Pamuk’s Untranslated Novels", in Global Perspectives on Orhan Pamuk: Existentialism and Politics, Literatures & Cultures of the Islamic World, edited by Afridi, ; Buyze, (2012), Palgrave Macmillan .
  8. Goknar, E, "The White Castle" and the Ottoman Legacy, edited by Halman, T, Journal of Turkish Literature (January, 2011) .
  9. "The Turkish Novel: Modernity, Modernism, and Postmodernism", in The Blackwell Encyclopedia of the Novel (Fall, 2010) .
  10. Goknar, E, "From Steppe to Sea: The Blue Anatolia Literary Movement", edited by Kalpakli, M, Turkish Studies Journal Special Issue Festschrift for Walter Andrews (Winter, 2010), Harvard University .
  11. Goknar, E, "Orhan Pamuk and the ’Ottoman’ Theme", World Literature Today, vol. 80 no. 6 (November, 2006) .
  12. Goknar, E, "My Name is Re(a)d: Translating Authority, Authoring Translation", edited by Wade, S, Translation Review (Spring, 2005) .
  13. Göknar, E, Ottoman past and Turkish future: Ambivalence in A. H.Tanpinar's those outside the scene, South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 102 no. 2-3 (January, 2003), pp. 647-661, Duke University Press (special issue, "Relocating the Fault Lines: Turkey Beyond the East-West Divide".) .

Papers Accepted

  1. "The Turkish Novel: Modernity, Modernism, and Postmodernism", in Blackwell Encyclopedia of the Novel (Fall, 20010) .

Edited Volumes

  1. "Türkçe'de Roman: Anlatı Geleneğinden Nobel Ödülu'ne", in Turkish Translation of Cambridge History of Turkey, Vol IV (Spring, 2011) .


  1. Orhan Pamuk and E. Göknar (translator), Revised reissue of My Name is Red, edited by LuAnn Walther (Fall, 2010), pp. 500, Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics .


  1. Göknar, E, "The Light of the Bosphorus: Photography in Orhan Pamuk's 'Balkon'", Los Angeles Review of Books (May, 2019), Los Angeles Review of Books .
  2. Göknar, E, "A Turkish Woman in the Oedipus Complex: Orhan Pamuk's 'The Red-Haired Woman'" (August, 2017) .
  3. Seda Pekçelen, "Interview with Erdag Göknar on Translation", Time Out Istanbul Magazine (Winter, 2011) .
  4. Arzu Tascioglu, "Interview with Erdag Goknar", Turkish Book Review, vol. 2 (Summer, 2008) .
  5. Goknar, E, "The Novel in Turkish: From Narrative Tradition to Nobel Prize", in Cambridge History of Turkey: Turkey in the Modern World, edited by Kasaba, R, vol. IV (Fall, 2008), pp. 35-35, Cambridge University Press .