Turkish Lecture Series

The Turkish Lecture Series brings public intellectuals of the highest caliber in the fields of Ottoman and Turkish studies, including business and trade, history, politics, and culture, to interact with Emory students and faculty and members of the Atlanta-area community.

Title of Talk
December 1, 2016 Soner Çağaptay, Beyer Family Fellow and director of the Turkish Research Program at The Washington Institute Turkish Foreign Relations: the U.S., Europe, and the Middle East
November 18, 2015 Sinan Ciddi, Executive Director, The Institute of Turkish Studies
Georgetown University
Turkey: A Reliable Ally to Combat ISIS?
March 27, 2014 Bulent Aliriza, Founding Director, The Turkey Project
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
Turkey's Challenges in 2014 - VIDEO
September 21, 2012 M. Hakan Yavuz, Professor of Political Science, Middle East Center, University of Utah Political Islam and Secularism in Turkey
November 9, 2011 Namik Tan, Ambassador of Turkey to the United States Turkey-U.S. Relations
February 3, 2010 Melanne Verveer, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Global Women's Issues
November 24, 2008 Nabi Sensoy, Ambassador of Turkey to the United States Turkey's Foreign Policy, Linked Between the Regional and the Global
September 18, 2007 Ali Carkoglu, Professor, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Sabanci University (Istanbul, Turkey) Turkish Elections 2007: A Beginning or an End of an Electoral Process?
November 9, 2006 Murat Sungar, First Deputy Secretary General, Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation
Former Ambassador of Turkey to the United Nations Office in Geneva
Turkey and the U.S.: An Important Relationship for the Black Sea Region
October 17, 2006 Soner Cagaptay, Senior Fellow and Director, Turkish Research Program
Washington Institute
Islam, Secularism, and Nationalism in Modern Turkey: Who Is a Turk?