Political Science Colloquium

2019-2020

Dec 5, Mine Eder (moderator), Mert Arslanalp, Zeynep Gambetti, Zeynep Kadirbeyoğlu, and Umut Aydın, "Political Demands and Institutional Limits in Latin America: Is transformation possible?"

Nov 22, Dr. Murat Güney, "Building Northern Istanbul: Megaprojects, Speculation, and New Suburbs" from his edited volume Massive Suburbanization: Rebuilding the Global Periphery (University of Toronto Press, 2018).

Oct 29, Dr. Barış Çetin Eren, “Democracies, Coups, and Social Movements in Turkey: 1908-2018"

Oct 25, Ulaş Erdoğdu, "The Dance of Death: How Leader Decapitation and Democratization Fuels On-Going Civil Wars"

 

2018-2019

May 3, Umut Mişe, "Rap Music as a Tool for Resistance and Its Limits" 

April 12, Çağrı Gökçek, "Challenging the Limits: the Strike Waves of Metal Workers in Turkey"

March 29, Zeynep Gambetti, "Exploratory notes on new fascisms"

March 15, Şebnem Gümüşçü, "The Islamist Pendulum"

March 1, Mine Eder, 'Problem Spaces' and Struggles over the Right to the City: Challenges of Living Differentially in a Gentrifying Istanbul Neighborhood 

December 7, Ünsal Doğan Başkır, "Kozmopolitanizmi 'Açmak': Kavram Tarihi Işığında Çağdaş Tartışma Ufkuna Bir Katkı"

November 23, Özlem Tunçel, "Rethinking State and Civil Society: Two Educational Policies During the Justice and Development Party (AKP) Era"