Professor Umut Özkirimli, Professor at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES), Lund University
Prof Özkirimli is also an Honorary Professor in Europe, Nationalism and Globalization at the Center for Modern European Studies (CEMES), University of Copenhagen; and a Senior Fellow at Istanbul Policy Center, Sabanci University.
He is the author of Theories of Nationalism: A Critical Introduction (Palgrave Macmillan, 2000; second revised and extended edition 2010. Translated into Turkish, Greek, Arabic, Persian, Albanian); Contemporary Debates on Nationalism: A Critical Engagement (Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. Translated into Turkish and Chinese); Tormented by History: Nationalism in Greece and Turkey (with Spyros A. Sofos, Hurst&Co. and Oxford University Press, 2008. Translated into Turkish and Greek).
He is currently working on a monograph called "Models Unveiled: Sweden and Turkey as Local Instantiations of a Global Crisis" (with Lars Trägårdh and Henrik Berggren). His latest books are The Making of a Protest Movement in Turkey: #occupygezi (edited collection, Palgrave Pivot, 2014) and Theories of Nationalism: A critical Introduction (third revised and extended edition, Palgrave Macmillan, 2017).