TRACES OF THE NEW HISTORICISM ON İSKENDER PALA’S NOVELS

Ufuk KIRBAŞ

Yakup ÇELİK

İskender Pala is one of the precious author of the contemporary Turkish literature. Especially, with his historical novels, he has made important contributions to Turkish history and literature. The aim of this study is to determine and evaluate the historical interpretations of İskender Pala, which take place in his novels and are related with New Historicism and Postmodernism.

Key Words: İskender Pala, Historical Novel, History- Literature Relationship, Postmodernism