New Book Published

A new book entitled “Turkish immigration, art and narratives of home in France” recently been published from Manchester University Press. It is written by Annedith Schneider, a CIES Research Associate.  The book looks at music, theater, and literature by artisits of Turkish immigrant origin in France from a cultural approach to understanding how immigrants become part of their new country. [...]

American Studies Seminar: “America at Home and Abroad”

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University held a 3-day American Studies Seminar titled “America at Home and Abroad” which focused on broadly addressing the themes of politics, arts and culture, and foreign policy via a series of interactive lectures, panel discussions, and a film showing on the United States today. [...]

En/Gendering Foreign Policy

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES), the Gender and Women's Studies Research Center at Kadir Has University and the Kadir Has University Political Science and International Relations Student Club cordially held a conference on “En/gendering Foreign Policy” on Wednesday, 8 March 2017 at Kadir Has University to mark the occasion of International Women’s Day. [...]

New Study on the Perceptions of Turkish Elites on Turkish Foreign Policy and Greek-Turkish Relations Issued

A new study was recently conducted by CIES experts to measure how Turkish Elites view Turkish Foreign Policy and Greek Turkish Relations. This study was conducted in the form of a survey with 41 close ended questions that looked fundamentally at three sets of issues: Turkey’s position in the world; Greece’s foreign policy; and Greek-Turkish relations.  [...]

2nd Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium on Security

The CIES organized a Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium (GTYLS) on Security with the participation of 15 Turkish and 15 Greek International Relations specialists (MA Students, PhD Candidates, young PhD scholars and professionals), aged 22-35 years old, on 14 – 18 December 2016 in Istanbul in partnership with the Thessaloniki-based Navarino Network, Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul and co-sponsorship of NATO Public Diplomacy Division. [...]