Lorenzo D'Orsi

Reconsidering the Turkish State

Date: 
22 Jan 2018 - 10:00 to 18:00
Location: 
Zentrum für Weiterbildung, Harrachgasse 23, SR 38.21

The state as a juridico-political arrangement of power has never ceased to attract the attention of scholars of modern Turkey.

Silence in memories of political violence of the Turkish revolutionaries: a moral value or a traumatic sign?

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
28 Nov 2017 - 13:00
Location: 
SR 15.33, RESOWI, B

Turkish Leftist revolutionaries were harshly oppressed following the 1980-1983 military coup, and their memories of political violence are today codified in collective commemorations, protests and political mythologies.