Turkey in the Modern World

  • 2017 Feb 28

    Turkey in the Modern World

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Center for Middle Eastern Studies, 38 Kirkland Street, Room 102

    “Governing the Family through Religion: Family and Religious Counseling Bureaus and the Politics of the Family in the New Turkey”

    Speaker:

    Hikmat Kocamaner, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Boston University; Visiting Scholar, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

    Please note: this is a special seminar at a different time, day, and location than our usual meeting.

    Contact:

    Jessica Barnard
    jbarnard@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 01

    Turkey in the Modern World

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Democratic Transition and the Rising Tide of Majoritarianism: Comparing the Cases of Greece and Turkey"

    Speaker:

    Ioannis Grigoriadis, Associate Professor and Jean Monnet Chair of European Studies, Department of Political Science and Public Administration, Bilkent University; 2016-2017 IPC-Stiftung Mercator Senior Research Fellow, the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik-SWP), Berlin; Stanley J. Seeger Research Fellow, Princeton University.

    Co-sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jessica Barnard 
    jbarnard@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 08

    Turkey in the Modern World

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    “Why the Turkish Model Failed”

    Speaker:

    Mustafa Akyol, Senior Visiting Fellow, the Freedom Project, Wellesley College; Guest Opinion Writer, New York Times and Al-Monitor.com

    Co-sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jessica Barnard 
    jbarnard@wcfia.harvard.edu