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Turkish Studies Symposium: “Turkey in the Aftermath of the Failed Coup Attempt”

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
REEEC, European Union Center; Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program; Center for Global Studies; Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities
Location
Levis Faculty Center, 4th Floor (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)
Date
Apr 4, 2017   1:30 - 4:30 pm  
Cost
Free and open to the public.
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Originating Calendar
Russian, E. European & Eurasian Center: Co-sponsored Events

Organized by: Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program; Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center; European Union Center

Co-Sponsored by: Center for Global Studies; Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities

http://europe.illinois.edu/turkish-studies-symposium/

 

SCHEDULE

 

1:30 – 1:35 pm
Welcoming Remarks
Colleen Murphy
Director, Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP); Professor of Law and Philosophy, University of Illinois

 

1:35 – 2:15 pm
“Turkey-EU Relations After the Failed Coup Attempt”

Karol Kujawa

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Administration, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey; Kosciuszko Senior Scholar, University of Illinois

 

2:15 – 2:55 pm
Has Turkey’s failed coup actually succeeded?

Mustafa Akyol

Turkish journalist and author; columnist for Al-Monitor; monthly contributing opinion writer for The New York Times

 

2:55 – 3:00 pm
Break

 

3:00 – 3:40 pm
What changed for women after Turkey’s failed coup attempt?

Riada Asimovic Akyol

PhD candidate at Galatasaray University in Istanbul; visiting scholar at Wellesley College

 

3:40 – 4: 20 pm
The Challenge of Listening after the Attempted Coup

Denise Elif Gill

Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology, Washington University in St. Louis

 

4:20 pm
Concluding remarks

 

Moderator:
Colleen Murphy

Director, Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP); Professor of Law and Philosophy, University of Illinois

 

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