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HISTORY DEPARTMENT WORKSHOP


The workshop organized in collaboration with the Iranian and Italian Embassies in Turkey and hosted by the Department of History at Bilkent University.

It will explore the role of Anatolia as place of cross-cultural encounters from the Roman and Byzantine period to the Ottoman era. Prof. Ilber Ortaylı (who will deliver the key note address) and a panel of Turkish, Italian and Persian scholars (Mehmet Kalpaklı, Ali Kalirad and Luca Zavagno) will discuss the importance of Anatol...Read More


NEW BOOK by METİN HEPER BRINGS TOGETHER LEADING SCHOLARS’ TAKES on TURKEY’S HISTORY, POLITICS and CULTURE


A new book compiled by Prof. Metin Heper of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration and Prof. Sabri Sayarı of Sabancı University, titled “Dünden Bugüne Türkiye, Tarih, Politika Toplum ve Kültür” (Turkey From Yesterday to Today: History, Politics, Society and Culture) was recently published by İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Press.

Previously published in English under the title “The Routledge Handbook of Modern Turkey” (Routledge, London, UK; 201...Read More


AS MEDIATOR AND IPTI FELLOW, ESRA ÇUHADAR LOOKS TO FORWARD SUSTAINABLE PEACE


Assoc. Prof. Çerağ Esra Çuhadar of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, who serves as a regional mediator for the World Bank and a mediator on call for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), has recently become a senior fellow with the newly established Inclusive Peace and Transition Initiative (IPTI) housed at the Graduate Institute for International Studies and Development in Geneva, Switzerland.

IPTI is dedicated to evidence...Read More


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