Erik-Jan Zürcher, Alp Yenen, Umut Azak, and Çimen Günay-Erkol
17 Jan 19:00 - 20:30
You are cordially invited to the livestream of the book presentation A Hundred Years of Republican Turkey: A History in a Hundred Fragments on January 17, 2024, at 19.00 Istanbul time. The book was edited by Alp Yenen and Erik-Jan Zürcher and published by Leiden University Press.
As a critical commemoration of its centenary, this book presents a mosaic of one hundred carefully curated fragments by expert authors, shedding light on politics, economy, society, culture, gender, and arts in a hundred years of the Turkish Republic. Each fragment offers a glimpse into a specific aspect of its development, revealing the complexities of Turkey's historical reality.
19.00 Welcome address by the Consul General Arjen Uijterlinde & NIT Director Fokke Gerritsen
19.10 Introduction to the book by Erik-Jan Zürcher and Alp Yenen
19.30 Presentations by contributors Umut Azak and Çimen Günay-Erkol
You can register for the livestream on Zoom here.