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The Chair in Contemporary Turkish Studies focuses on culture, religion, politics, and memory in Turkey and among Turkey's diasporic populations. Its mission is to promote a deeper understanding of Turkey with emphasis on its diversity and a focus on its connections to wider world.

These seminars are free and open to all. No ticket is required. For further information about the LSE Contemporary Turkish Studies and its seminars and other activities, please email euroinst.turkish.studies@lse.ac.uk| or visit the Contemporary Turkish Studies| web page.

Michaelmas Term 2014

Tuesday 11th November 2014, 18.30 - 20.00
‘The Limits of Transformation from Above: Turkey since 1914’|
Speaker: Prof Çağlar Keyder, Centennial Professor at the EI; Professor, Department of Sociology, Boğaziçi University
Chair: Dr Esra Özyürek
Venue: Old Theatre, LSE
This event is the LSE European Institute inaugural lecture
This is a non-ticket event, on first come, first serve basis.

Saturday 18th - Sunday 19th October 2014
International Conference:
|Contemporary Turkish Studies at a Glance II: Turkey Transformed? Power, History, Culture
Venue: Istanbul Bilgi University, Santral Campus
Kerem Altıparmak - Ankara University
Suraiya Faroqhi - Istanbul Bilgi University
Çağlar Keyder - Boğaziçi Üniversity
Esra Özyürek - London School of Economics
Chair: Kerem Öktem - University of Graz