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Talk by Dr. Leyla Kayhan Elbirlik

Dr. Leyla Kayhan Elbirlik delievered a talk focused on legal conflicts about marriage at Ottoman courts entitled “Marriage and Divorce in an 18th Century Ottoman Court”. In her talk, Dr. Kayhan discussed the legal rights of Ottoman women and explained … Continue reading

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Panel on Child Marriages

OzU hosted a panel on “Child Marriages” where the issue of early marriages is discussed from psychological and legal perspectives on April 25, 2014. Here is the full program of the event.

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Horizon 2020 Brokerage Event

Science with and for Society networking event will be held in Brussels, Belgium on the 14th of May 2014. Dr. Deniz Şenol Sert, Dr. Berna Zengin Arslan and Dr. Leyla Kayhan Elbirlik from OzU-Gender will be there to meet potential … Continue reading

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Prof. Rosa Linda Fregoso from UC Santa Cruz @OzU

Ozu hosted a talk by Prof. Fregoso, Professor of Latin American and Latino Studies at the University of California Santa Cruz, Social Sciences Department on “Feminicide (Women Killings) in Latin America, Human Rights and the Limits of Carceral Feminism” on … Continue reading

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Senem Timuroğlu on CNN Turk

Senem Timuroglu was among the guests of the show “Aykırı Sorular” on March 8, 2014. The host Enver Aysever, dedicated a significant part of the program to women’s writing and discussed literature from a gendered point of view with Müge … Continue reading

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March 8, 2014

Ozu hosted a one-day conference on women’s writing on March 8, 2014. The conference focused on marginalised women writers of Ottoman and Turkish literature including Mihri Hatun, Zabel Yeseyan, Halide Edip Adıvar, and Suat Derviş etc. Panels are concluded with … Continue reading

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Transnational Perspectives on Women’s Writing Workshop

OzU hosted an international workshop within the scope of Dr. Çimen Günay-Erkol‘s project “Women’s Writers in Turkey” supported by TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (109K517) between 2010-2012 in the framework of the COST Action entitled “Women … Continue reading

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Happy March 8!

Happy March 8!

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