Turkey Events

Liberalizing Turkish Education: Secularism, Islam, and the Future of Democracy

April 29, 2008 // 10:00am11:30am
Global Europe Program
Dr. Ellen Rosskam, Visiting Professor in the Work Environment Department of the University of Massachusetts in Lowell and Visiting Senior Fellow in the European Institute of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Surrey, England

Turkey and the Transatlantic Bargain: Time to Renegotiate?

March 31, 2008 // 10:00am11:30am
Global Europe Program
Dr. Gulnur Aybet, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent at Canterbury

Recent Developments in the Politics of the Kurdish Question in Turkey

March 03, 2008 // 11:00am1:30pm
Global Europe Program
Speakers: Henri Barkey, Chair, Department of International Relations and Bernard L. and Bertha F. Cohen Professor,Lehigh UniversityGokhan Cetinsaya, Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center Aliza Marcus, Author of "Blood and Belief: The PKK and the Kurdish Fight for Independence"Nicole Watts, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, San Francisco State University

Iraq, Europe and Headscarves: Update on Turkey

February 26, 2008 // 9:00am10:30am
Global Europe Program
Dr. Mithat Melen, Member of Turkish Parliament(MHP)

"Facing History: Denial and Turkish National Security."

January 17, 2008 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Global Europe Program
Dr. Taner Akcam, Visiting Associate Professor, Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies,University of Minnesota

Turkey and the PKK: From Domestic Insurgency to International Crisis

November 15, 2007 // 9:00am10:30am
Global Europe Program
Aliza Marcus, Author and Journalist based in Washington, DC

Women, Islam and the Future of Turkish Democracy

October 25, 2007 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Global Europe Program
Nigar Goksel, Senior Analyst, European Stability Initiative Istanbul office

Beyond Suspicion: Rethinking US - Turkish Relations

October 19, 2007 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Global Europe Program
Dr. Ian O. Lesser, former Public Policy Scholar for the Wilson Center Southeast Europe Project and Senior Transatlantic Fellow, German Marshall Fund

Turkey, Iraq and the Future of Kirkuk

June 21, 2007 // 10:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
with Dr. Henri Barkey, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Bernard and Bertha Cohen Professor of International Relations,Lehigh University andCengiz Candar, Chief Columnist for Referans daily newspaper and Turkish Daily News; Lecturer at Istanbul Kültür University; and former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar.

Desecuritizing Turkish Policies: Transformation by EU Accession

May 15, 2007 // 10:00am11:30am
Global Europe Program
Dr. Pinar Bilgin, Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center