Turkish Studies


Kurdish conferenceThe Keyman Program's rich, diverse programming introduces the Northwestern community to key issues about modern Turkey and its role in the world through a variety of speakers on topics related to the social sciences, the humanities, communication, the arts, and other fields.

View past events hosted by Keyman Modern Turkish Studies.

Upcoming Events

Elif Batuman reads from her novel The Idiot (MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library)
Monday,  February 26, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Local Politics in Turkey: Finding a Space to "Act For" Women
Friday,  March 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Artist Talk: Işıl Eğrikavuk
Friday,  March 9, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Nation-Building in Turkey and Morocco: Governing Kurdish and Berber Dissent — Senem Aslan
Monday,  April 16, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

Between the Ottoman Empire and Italy: The Jews of Rhodes 1880-1936
Thursday,  April 26, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Harris Hall