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  • CEST Vienna: The Concept of Culture and its Politicization in Turkey and the Diaspora, Nov 29-30, 2019
    December 5, 2019
    The University of Vienna together with the Consortium of European Symposia on Turkey (CEST) convened this symposium with the aim to investigate and discuss the various forms of “cultural engineering” through history, the different discourses on culture and the numerous practices of articulating, performing and producing culture as well as cultural ...
  • Anthropology of the Middle East publishes CEST papers
    May 31, 2019
    Papers presented at the CEST event "Politics from Below in Turkey and Beyond" that took place in Paris on Dember 1-2, 2016, have been published in the Anthropology of the Middle East.
  • Jour Fixe 29: Gender and Violence in Turkey
    April 24, 2019
    24 April February 2019, 19:30-21:00, Humboldt University of Berlin, Senate Hall; Burcu Karakaş (Deutsche Welle), Güneş Koç (Istanbul Arel University), Sibel Schick (freelance write & journalist); Chair: Zeynep Kıvılcım (Humboldt University of Berlin)
  • Call for Papers: The Concept of Culture and its Politicization in Turkey and the Diaspora
    March 18, 2019
    The 5th annual European symposium on Turkey will take place on November 29 and 30, 2019  in Vienna. It is being co-organised by the University of Vienna and the Consortium for European Symposia on Turkey (CEST).
  • Jour Fixe 28: Is Love Still Possible? Queering Politics In Turkey
    February 5, 2019
    5 February 2019, 19:30-21:00, Humboldt University of Berlin, Senate Hall; Yener Bayramoğlu (Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences Berlin), Aylime Aslı Demir (KAOS GL), Reyda Ergün (Kadir Has University); Chair: Begüm Başdaş (Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences Berlin)
  • Jour Fixe 27: The Sacred and the State in Turkey
    December 10, 2018
    10 December 2018, 19:30-21:00, Humboldt University of Berlin, Senate Hall; Ceren Lord (Oxford School of Global and Area Studies), Markus Dressler (German Research Foundation), Ertuğ Tombuş (Humboldt University of Berlin), Chair: Ayşegül Kars Kaynar (Humboldt University of Berlin)
  • CEST Stockholm: Societal Conflict and Cohabitation in Turkey and Beyond, Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2018
    December 1, 2018
    Stockholm University Institute for Turkish Studies (SUITS), together with the Consortium of European Symposia on Turkey (CEST), convened this symposium with the aim to explore why in some cases societal conflicts escalate into collective violence while in other cases, the tensions exist but societal disputes are contained by formal or informal inst...