Prof Ihsan Yilmaz joined Georgetown University’s Berkeley Forum debate on Politics and Piety in Turkey alongside Dr Ahmet Erdi Öztürk, A/Prof Yusuf Sarfati, Prof Ahmet Kuru and Dr Gökhan Bacık. Read it here.
Professor Shahram Akbarzadeh, Dr Zahid Shahab Ahmed, Dr Costas Laoutides and Dr William Gourlay published a new paper in Third World Quarterly. Read it here.
Professor Ihsan Yilmaz and Dr James Barry published a new paper in Turkish Studies. Read it here.
Professor Fethi Mansouri participated in a discussion on the ABC’s ‘Religion and Ethics Report’ on the Racialisation of Religion. Listed to the podcast here.
Many congratulations to Abbas Farasoo, who has passed his PhD colloquium with flying colours!
Professor Shahram Akbarzadeh has released a new edited volume with Routledge. It is available for purchase here.
Professor Ihsan Yilmaz published a new piece on The Conversation on the local elections in Turkey. Read the article here.
Dr Zahid Shahab Ahmed discussed the deepening China-Pakistan alliance with Dr Pradeep Taneja in a new Asia Institute podcast. Listen to the podcast here.
MESF PhD candidate Tezcan Gümüş has passed his PhD without amendments. Many congratulations to Tez, and to his primary supervisor Dr David Tittensor, and secondary supervisors Prof Shahram Akbarzadeh and A/Prof Ben Isakhan.
Dr James Barry was interviewed for the documentary film “Australia, My Home: An Albanian Migration” about research he’s undertaking with Professor Ihsan Yilmaz on Albanian Muslims in Shepparton.
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