Turkey

2022 Apr 08

Contemporary Architecture and the Cultural Landscapes of the Mediterranean: A Critical Look at the Case of Anatolia

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is pleased to present

Burcu KütükçüoğluMazı House by Nevzat Sayın
Visiting Scholar, CMES; Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, Istanbul Bilgi University; Part-time Instructor, Boston Architectural College

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2022 Apr 22

Rebellion as Myth in State Making and State Evasion: The Case of Dersim Across Ottoman Empire and The Republic of Turkey (1878-1938)

10:30am to 12:00pm

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The CMES New Horizons in Kurdish History Lecture Series is pleased to present

Cevat Dargın
Postgraduate research associate, Department of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University

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2022 Apr 22

De-development, Political Violence, and Informal Control: The Kurds in Iran and Turkey

12:30pm to 2:00pm

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CMES and the CMES Middle East Foruem are pleased to present

Ahmad MohammadpourDilan Okcuoglu  Dilan OkcuogluAhmad Mohammadpour
Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Sociology, Department of Anthropology, Sociology and Criminology, Troy University, and
 
Dilan Okcuoglu
M. Barzani Postdoctoral Fellow & Lecturer, Global Kurdish Studies, School of International Service, American University

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2022 Feb 24

The Kurds, Imperial Dynamics, and Inter-Imperial Spaces (12th-19th Centuries)

11:00am to 12:00pm

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The CMES New Horizons in Kurdish History Lecture Series presents

Hamit Bozarslan
Director of Studies, Center for Turkish, Ottoman, Balkan and Central Asian Studies, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris

Please note: the 1st hour of this talk (10-11am) will be the launch of The Cambridge History of the Kurds with the editors, including Prof Bozarslan.

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2022 Feb 24

Book launch & panel discussion: "The Cambridge History of the Kurds"

10:00am to 12:00pm

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The CMES New Horizons in Kurdish History Lecture Series presents the launch of 

The Cambridge History of the Kurds with editors

Hamit Bozarslan (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris), Cengiz Güneş (The Open University, Milton Keynes), and Veli Yadirgi (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London)

Please note: the Editors will speak for the 1st hour of this event. From 11am-12pm, Hamit Bozarslan will give a talk entitled, The Kurds, Imperial Dynamics, and Inter-Imperial Spaces (12th-19th Centuries); click here for more information.

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2022 Jan 27

Misunderstanding Mid-Century Turkey: Ottomania, Academia and the rise of Erdogan

4:30pm to 6:00pm

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CMES & WCFIA present the Middle East Seminar with

Nicholas Danforth, Ph.D.
Senior Non-Resident Fellow, The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy  (ELIAMEP)

Discussant: Dr. Jesse Howell, Academic Programs Manager and Associate Director of the MA Program, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University

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2021 Dec 13

CANCELLED: Education, Nation-Building, and Minority Groups in Turkey

12:00pm to 1:30pm

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The Center for Middle Eastern Studies presents

Tuğba Bozçağa
Lecturer in Politics (Political Methodology), King's College London; Fellow, Harvard University Middle East Initiative

Discussant: Aytuğ Şaşmaz, Post-doctoral fellow, Stanford Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law

Due to illness, this event has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled for spring semester.
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2021 Dec 09

Twice Displaced: Syrian Armenian Stories of Resettlement and Revival in Armenia and Abroad

12:00pm to 1:00pm

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The CMES Armenian Studies Lecture Series presents

Rebecca L. Thomas, MSW, PhD
Professor and Director, Center for International Social Work Studies, University of Connecticut School of Social Work

Anoush Baghdassarian, Harvard Law School 3L; co-founder of ReRooted, a Syrian-Armenian Archive

Ani Schug, co-founder of ReRooted, a Syrian-Armenian Archive

Watch a recording of this event: https://bit.ly/3mfE2Kl

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