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Applications Open: IHU Summer School Language Program (Modern Turkish, Ottoman Turkish, Arabic, and Persian), June-August, 2018, Istanbul

Ibn Haldun University Summer School Language Program offers intensive instruction in modern Turkish, Ottoman Turkish, Persian and Arabic languages in Istanbul in the summer of 2018 for international undergraduate and graduate students and professionals. This is an immersive experience which combines co-curricular and extra-curricular activities in the afternoons and weekends such as conversation tables and study hours, seminars by renowned scholars on history, politics, and literature and arts, cultural events, movie screenings, field trips to historical sites and archives.

Call for Papers: Visions of the future in Ottoman Europe (15th – 20th century) / Ruhr-University Bochum, 22.-24.11.2018

Conference of the study group „Ottoman Europe“ (22.-24.11.2018)

Ruhr-Universität Bochum


Historians who seek to understand the people of the past have to know their visions of the future – visions that oftentimes differed from the future that those people were confronted with in their actual life.