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OTES Events

OTES events are cosponsored and organized by the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies. For questions, please contact abbasiprogram [at] (subject: OTES%20events) (abbasiprogram[at]stanford[dot]edu).

Past Events

DateTuesday, January 28, 2020
5:30 pm, 5:30pmto 7:00 pm, 7pm
Encina Commons Room 123

Since 2012, Turkey has experienced the consolidation of an authoritarian regime under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

DateTuesday, November 12, 2019
12:00 pm, 12pmto 1:30 pm, 1:30pm
Encina Commons 123

This talk will track the unequal distribution of hope as a collective structure of feeling in relation to both the migrant condition and differentiated citizenship in Turkey.

DateMonday, May 14, 2018
7:00 pm, 7pmto 8:30 pm, 8:30pm
Stanford Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall

A conversation with Ece Temelkuran, one of Turkey’s best-known novelists and political commentators and author of the novel, The Time of Mute Swans, and non-fiction work,…

DateThursday, November 30, 2017
12:00 pm, 12pmto 1:00 pm, 1pm
Bechtel International Center

Tragedy of Democracy: Turkey and the Challenge of Dissent