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RA-228605-15
Long-Term Research Fellowships at the American Research Institute in Turkey
C. Brian Rose, American Research Institute in Turkey

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=RA-228605-15

Afghanistan and the Ottomans: Sufis, Scholars, and Statemakers in Inter-Islamic Exchange (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: Afghanistan and the Ottomans: Sufis, Scholars, and Statemakers in Inter-Islamic Exchange
Author: Faiz Ahmed
Abstract: Lecture offered at ARIT Istanbul center: From Rumi to the republic, longstanding historical ties exist between the lands and countries today known as Afghanistan and Turkey. Focusing on the late Ottoman era, Professor Ahmed’s presentation shall discuss findings in Turkish, Afghan, and British Indian archives to illuminate the richness and complexity of connections between these countries from the Tanzimat period to their simultaneous struggles for independence after World War I.
Date: 03/20/2017
Conference Name: American Research Institute in Turkey, Istanbul

Gendered Fortunes: Feelings, Labors, and Publics of Divination in Turkey (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: Gendered Fortunes: Feelings, Labors, and Publics of Divination in Turkey
Author: Zeynep Korkman
Abstract: Dr. Korkman outlined her current work in a lecture. Gender and sexual minorities seek their fortunes in divination as neoliberalization renders their economic futures ever more precarious and as neoconservative gender politics render their intimate fortunes ever bleaker in millennial Turkey. Drawing on media, archival, and ethnographic research on the flourishing economy of commercial fortunetelling, Korkman analyzes how and why women and LBGTIQ individuals earn a livelihood from and explore their gendered fates through divination
Date: 04/25/2016
Primary URL: http://www.genderstudies.ucla.edu/event/zeynep-korkman-gendered-fortunes-feelings-labors-and-publics-divination-turkey-0
Primary URL Description: UCLA Department of Gender Studies event posting
Conference Name: Irene Flecknoe Ross Lecture Series

Castration, Sexual Violence, and Feminist Politics in Post–Coup Attempt Turkey (Article)
Title: Castration, Sexual Violence, and Feminist Politics in Post–Coup Attempt Turkey
Author: Zeynep Korkman
Abstract: Passage of a new castration law and its peculiar timing reveals not only the centrality of neoconservative gender politics to the AKP’s hegemony but also the centrality of the reiteration of the hegemonic relationship between power, masculinity, and violence to the reassertion of political rule.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://jmews.dukejournals.org/content/13/1/181.full
Primary URL Description: permalink
Secondary URL: doi:10.1215/15525864-3728822
Access Model: online open access
Format: Journal
Periodical Title: Journal of Middle East Women's Studies
Publisher: Association for Middle East Women's Studies


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