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

Ibn Haldun University Summer School’s language program offers intensive instruction in modern Turkish, Ottoman Turkish, Persian, and Arabic to international undergraduate and graduate students, and to professionals. The program is located in central Istanbul and aims to provide an immersive learning experience by combining its co-curricular activities with extracurricular activities including 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.

CFP: The Power of Language: Linguistic and Social Order in the Ottoman Empire

Dear List Members, please find the following call for papers for the upcoming Turkologentag. Thanks!
CFP: The Power of Language: Linguistic and Social Order in the Ottoman Empire

It is often claimed that in the Ottoman Empire educated elites seamlessly blended the “three tongues”—Persian for poetry, Arabic for religion, and Turkish for politics—into the syncretic “Ottoman” language.

CFP: 3rd Levantine Heritage Foundation international conference: 'The Levantines: Identities and Heritage'

Call for Papers has been issued for the upcoming 3rd Levantine Heritage Foundation international conference, titled: ‘The Levantines: Identities and Heritage’.  The conference dates are 2-4 November 2018 and it is going to take place in Athens, Greece.

The full text of the CfP and its future updates is here:



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