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Fall 2014 Events

Posted on September 19th, 2014 by Guest

Our events poster is now available online

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Spring 2014 Events

Posted on April 7th, 2014 by Med Studies Staff

Our events poster is now available online

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Bing Overseas Studies Program Now in Istanbul

Posted on January 24th, 2014 by Med Studies Staff

Learn more about Stanford’s newest Bing Overseas Studies Program in Istanbul, from a January 2014 article featured in the Stanford Report here.

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Ottoman origins of Turkish masculinities

Posted on January 16th, 2014 by Med Studies Staff

Former program affiliate Dr. Ozgen Felek’s research is featured in Gender News    

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2013 Koç Lecture Series to Host Şener Aktürk

Posted on October 24th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

By Tre’vell Anderson The Mediterranean Studies Forum, Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies and the Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies will host its annual Koç Lecture Series next week featuring Koç University’s Şener Aktürk. The series is the second in a three-year partnership with the Istanbul, Turkey-based university and is […]

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Ottoman and Turkish Studies Website

Posted on October 15th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

The newly launched Stanford Ottoman and Turkish Studies website offers detailed information and resources about Ottoman and Turkish Studies at Stanford.

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Autumn 2013 Events Poster

Posted on September 26th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

Please check out our Autumn 2013 events poster here.

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Faculty Search: Middle Eastern Studies

Posted on September 6th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

Stanford University invites applications for a tenure-line, open-rank position in MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES to begin in the academic year 2014-15. The scholar-teacher appointed will be based in a social science department but is also expected to make contributions to the interdisciplinary study of the Middle East and North Africa across the University. The appointment can be in one […]

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Protests in Turkey

Posted on July 17th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

Three of our faculty affiliates reflect on the Gezi Park protests that have emerged in Turkey since May 2013.  Ayca Alemdaroglu (Stanford Introductory Studies) discussed in her Stanford Report interview and her Jadalliya article how demonstrations over plans to bulldoze an Istanbul park turned into a broader indictment of the government. Ali Yaycioglu(Department of History) reflected in his Stanford Daily […]

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The Reckoning of Pluralism receives the ITS Publication Subvention Grant

Posted on May 28th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

Kabir Tambar (Department of Anthropology) receives the Institute for Turkish Studies’ Publication Subvention Grant for his forthcoming book manuscript, The Reckoning of Pluralism: Political Voice and the Demands of History in Turkey (Stanford University Press, 2013).

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