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From Gecekondu to A Strangeness: One-Hundred Years of Rural-Urban Relations in Turkey

March 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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Kemal H. Karpat Center for Turkish Studies invites you to a talk by

Professor Reşat Kasaba, Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington, Seattle

A discussion centered on Professor Kemal Karpat’s Gecekondu (1976) and the Nobel Laurette Orhan Pamuk’s A Strangeness in My Mind (2015)

March 30, 2023 at 4 pm 

Curti Lounge, 5233 Humanities Building

Prof. Reşat Kasaba is an expert on Turkish Modern History. Over the last three decades, his research and publications on the Ottoman Empire and modern Turkey in the nineteenth and twentieth century have covered social and economic history, state-society relations, migration, ethnicity and nationalism, modernity and urban history.

Sponsored by the Kemal H. Karpat Center for Turkish Studies, Department of History
Co-sponsored by the Middle East Studies Program


March 30
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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5233 Humanities Building
Madison, WI United States + Google Map