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ROMANIA
Constanta
Date: October 04 - 06, 2017
Symposium: International Symposium on Turkey-Romania Relations: Past and Present
Place: Constanta, Romania
Information: http://www.isp.univ-ovidius.ro/evenimente/international-symposium-on-turkey-romania-rel...

USA
Massachusetts - Boston
Date: September 30, 2017
Art Exhibition: “Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol & Whatsnext?” as part of the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival
Place: Columbus Ave., Boston, MA, USA
Information: http://www.dunyainc.org/category/upcoming-events/
Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is a recipient of the 2012 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Massachusetts - Boston
Date: September 29, 2017
Concert: "Neotolia" by Nazan Nihal & Utar Artun
Place: Lilypadi 1353 Cambridge St. Cambridge, MA 02139 USA
Information: www.neotolia.com

Washington D.C. -
Date: September 24, 2017
Festival: 15th Annual DC Turkish Festival
Place: Pennsylvania Avenue between 12th and 14th Streets NW, in front of Freedom Plaza and two blocks from the White House
Information: https://www.turkishfestival.org/

Massachusetts - Boston
Date: September 15, 2017
Performance: "Othello in the Seraglio: The Tragedy of Sümbül the Black Eunuch" by Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol
Place: The First Lutheran Church of Boston, 299 Berkeley St., Boston, MA, USA
Information: http://www.dunyainc.org/category/upcoming-events/
Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is a recipient of the 2012 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Massachusetts - Stockbridge
Date: June 16 - October 09, 2017
Exhibition: Roberley Bell will participate in “Out of Site: Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood”, an exhibition by 15 artists. Her sculpture“Blue landscape”will be installed on the grounds of the Chesterwood Estate.
Place: Chesterwood Estate in Stockbridge
Information: http://chesterwood.org/2017-calendar-of-programs-events/
Roberley Bell is a recipient of the 2015 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

SWITZERLAND
Zurich
Date: October 27 - 28, 2017
Conference: "From Unionism to Kemalism: Social and Political Transformation of Turkey" 5th Annual MUBIT Doctoral Workshop in Late- and Post-Ottoman Studies
Place: University of Basel, Zurich
Information: https://www.unige.ch/lettres/meslo/files/2114/9613/6687/CfA_-_MUBIT_-_From_Unionism_to_...

AUSTRIA
Vienna
Date: November 08 - December 13, 2017
Lecture Series: Ottoman Crossings: Osmanische Schnittstellen
Place: University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 2, Hof 4 1090 Vienna, Austria
Information: http://www.cornucopia.net/events/ottoman-crossings-osmanische-schnittstellen/

FRANCE
Paris
Date: November 17, 2017
Workshop: Politics and Sociability in a Transcultural Context: The Diplomatic Milieu in Istanbul during the Long Eighteenth Century
Place: Deutsches Historisches Institut, Paris
Information: http://www.hsozkult.de/event/id/termine-34360?language=en

Saverne
Date: September 04 - 29, 2017
Residency Program: Anıl Eraslan will be completing a residency program with Matthieu Epp and Fred Guérin
Place: Saverne, France
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Rivières
Date: September 02, 2017
Concert: Solo concert by Anıl Eraslan
Place: Festival Baignade Interdite, Rivières, France
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Paris
Date: August 01 - September 30, 2017
Residency Program: Sena Başöz is completing a residency program at Cite Internationale des Arts
Place: Cite Internationale des Arts, 18 rue de l'Hôtel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France
Information: http://www.citedesartsparis.net/
Sena Başöz is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Paris
Date: July 01 - September 30, 2017
Residency Program: Sena Başöz will be partaking in a residency at Cite Internationale des Arts.
Place: Cite Internationale des Arts, 18 rue de l'Hôtel de Ville, 75004 Paris
Information: http://www.citedesartsparis.net/
Sena Başöz is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

GERMANY
Hamburg
Date: November 03 - 05, 2017
Conference: 38th Meeting of the International Collectors of Türkmen Carpets
Place: Baseler Hof Hotel, Hamburg, Esplanade 11, 20354 Hamburg, Germany
Information: http://www.cornucopia.net/events/38th-meeting-of-the-international-collectors-of-turkme...

TURKEY
Istanbul
Date: January 09, 2018
Lecture: "Non-Istanbulites’ of Istanbul: The right to the city novels in Turkish literature from the 1960s to the present" by N. Buket Cengiz
Place: Netherlands Institute in Turkey, Beyoğlu, İstanbul
Information: http://www.nit-istanbul.org/event/-non-istanbulites-of-istanbul-the-right-to-the-city-n...

Istanbul
Date: October 31, 2017
Lecture: "The Advent and Early Development of Paper Marbling in the Islamic World" by Jake Benson (Leiden University)
Place: Netherlands Institute in Turkey, Beyoğlu, İstanbul
Information: http://www.nit-istanbul.org/event/the-advent-and-early-development-of-paper-marbling-in...

Istanbul
Date: October 20 - 22, 2017
Conference: 2nd International Conference on Levantines
Place: Levantine Heritage Foundation, Istanbul
Information: http://levantineheritage.com/

Istanbul
Date: October 10, 2017
Lecture: "Images of the Bolshevik Revolution in the "Well Protected Domains" - Looking to the Revolution of 1917 from Ottoman Lands" by Stefo Benlisoy
Place: Swedish Research Institute, İstanbul
Information: http://www.srii.org/Content/upload/documents/44b304cd-dad4-4654-8a77-4fda3c86f9bc.pdf

Istanbul
Date: October 04, 2017
Lecture: "The Dutch Women of Early Modern Istanbul" by Marloes Cornelissen
Place: Netherlands Institute in Turkey, Beyoğlu, İstanbul
Information: http://www.nit-istanbul.org/

Istanbul
Date: October 01 - 04, 2017
Talk: Istanbul Carpet Week 2017
Place: Istanbul Textile and Apparel Exporters’ Association (ITKIB), Conference Hall on Ground Floor, Çobançeşme Mevkii Sanayi Cad., Dış Ticaret Kompleksi B Blok, Bahçelievler
Information: http://www.hali.com/

Istanbul
Date: September 29 - October 08, 2017
Film Festival: Filmekimi 2017
Place: Various locations
Information: http://filmekimi.iksv.org/en

Istanbul
Date: September 16 - November 12, 2017
Biennial: 15th Istanbul Biennial: A Good Neighbour
Place: Various places
Information: http://15b.iksv.org/en

Bodrum
Date: September 11, 2017
Concert: Ferit Odman Quintet
Place: Off Gümüşlük, Bodrum, Muğla, Turkey
Information: http://www.bodrumcazfest.org/gig/14/
http://www.feritodman.com/
Ferit Odman is a recipient of the 2012 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul
Date: June 21 - October 25, 2017
Exhibition: The Curious Case of Çatalhöyük
Place: ANAMED Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations, İstiklal Caddesi No. 181, Merkez Han, Beyoğlu, İstanbul
Information: https://anamed.ku.edu.tr/en

Istanbul
Date: May 25 - October 10, 2017
Art Exhibition: "Silver & Salt" Early Photographs from the Ömer M Koç Collection 1843–1860
Place: Sadberk Hanım Museum, Büyükdere Piyasa Cad 27–29, Büyükdere, Sarıyer, Istanbul
Information: http://www.sadberkhanimmuzesi.org.tr/en/

Istanbul
Date: March 04 - September 04, 2017
Solo Exhibition: Ola Kolehmainen: Sinan Project
Place: Borusan Contemporary, Rumelihisarı Mahallesi, Baltalimanı Hisar Caddesi No 5, Perili Köşk, 34470 Sarıyer – Istanbul
Information: http://www.borusancontemporary.com/en/exhibitions/current/sinan-project

UNITED KINGDOM

Date: November 23 - 30, 2017
Festival: 21st London Turkish Film Festival
Place: Various venues
Information: http://www.angloturkishsociety.org.uk/

London
Date: November 21, 2017
Lecture: "Istanbul: The World’s Desire" by Bettany Hughe
Place: Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy St, Fitzrovia, London
Information: http://www.angloturkishsociety.org.uk/

London
Date: November 20, 2017
Lecture: "The Geography of Cyrus in the Middle of the 19th Century – Evidence from Lord Kitchener’s Historical Map of Cyprus (edition of 1985)" by Dr Christos Chalkias
Place: The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, Marylebone, London
Information: http://helleniccentre.org/event/geography-cyrus-middle-19th-century-evidence-lord-kitch...

London
Date: October 24, 2017
Book Launch: "The Political Economy of the Kurds of Turkey: From the Ottoman Empire to the Turkish Republic" by Veli Yadirgi
Place: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, SOAS, London
Information: http://www.angloturkishsociety.org.uk/
https://www.soas.ac.uk/about/

London
Date: October 11, 2017
Lecture: "Osman Zeki Bey, the Printer, his Printing Office and The Ottoman Paper Manufacturing Company" by Nedret Kuran Burçoğlu
Place: Royal Anthropological Institute (RAI), 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT, UK
Information: http://www.angloturkishsociety.org.uk/

London
Date: September 22 - October 13, 2017
Exhibition: A Selection of Works of Turkish Calligraphy
Place: The Yunus Emre Institute, 10 Maple Street, London, W1T 5HA
Information: http://www.cornucopia.net/events/a-selection-of-works-of-turkish-calligraphy/

Durham
Date: July 29 - November 05, 2017
Exhibition: Turkish Tulips
Place: The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, Co Durham DL12 8NP, UK
Information: http://thebowesmuseum.org.uk/Exhibitions/2017/Turkish-Tulips