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TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Autumn 2016 No.28

Page
B Beeley & S-B Martin 2 Editorial
Politics Society & Economics
William Hale 3 Turkey’s Politics since March 2016
Clement Dodd 15 Update on Cyprus
Timothy Less 19 Turkey’s Reflexive Return to the Balkans
From the BATAS Symposium
Sinan Bayraktaroğlu 24 Turkish versus English in Higher Education in Turkey (Part 1)
Ipek Demir 28 Kurdish and Turkish communities from Turkey
Eylem Atakav 32 Growing up Married: Representing child Brides on Screen
History & Culture
Ayşe Furlonger 35 Noteworthy Events
Celia Kerslake 37 The Gagauz between Russia and Turkey
Malcolm Wagstaff 41 The British Mission Military Mission to Turkey 1798 – 1802 Part 1
Hande Eagle (interviewer) 45 Gϋlsin Onay – pianist
Gülay Yurday Michaels (poet) 50 Severus Sokağında; Yunus Balıkları ve Balinalar
G Y Michaels (translator) 50 On Severus Road; Dolphins and Whales
Reminiscence
Brian Beeley 51 Train to Turkey – 1960
Jill Sindall 53 Impressions of Ankara
Conferences Workshops & Organisations
Jill Sindall 55 BIAA Project
Brian Beeley 60 Association of British Turkish Academics (ABTA)
Mel Kenne 60 Turkish Poetry Today Launch
Brian Beeley 61 BRISMES
Book Reviews & Publications
John Moreton 61 Michael Pereira – East of Trebizond (1971)
Alev Scott 61 Turkish Awakening (2014)
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 64 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
Please note: Opinions expressed and stances taken are exclusively those of the contributors themselves.

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Spring 2016 No.27

Page
B Beeley & S-B Martin 2 Editorial
The Special 2015 BATAS Lecture
William Hale 3 Turkey: Two Elections and their Aftermath
Politics Society & Economics
Gamon McLellan 11 Turkey’s Politics since October 2015
Clement Dodd 20 Update on Cyprus 2015/16
History & Culture
Semra Eren-Nijhar 25 Heritage
Ayşe Furlonger 27 Noteworthy Events
Celia Kerslake 32 Poetry in the middle decades of the 20th Century
Gülay Yurday Michaels (poet) 37 Experience is the master of fools
Gülay Yurday Michaels (translator) 37 Deneyimler aptalların efendisidir
Conferences Workshops & Organisations
Stephen Mitchell 38 Turkey and Britain 1914-1952. From enemies to allies (BIAA).
B Beeley 40 The Levantine Heritage Foundation
İlter Haliloğlu 41 Turkey Year of Science Workshop (TÜBITAK)
B Beeley 42 CEFTUS
Reminiscence
Malcolm Wagstaff 43 My first Visit to Turkey 1964l
Book Reviews & Publications (& a small vote of thanks)
Mina Toksöz 46 James H Meyer – Turks Across Empires
Ṏzgϋn Sarιmehmet Duman 48 Nilgϋn Ṏnder – The Economic Transformation of Turkey
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 51 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
In Memoriam
Nilϋfer Mizanoğlu Reddy 53 Gϋlten Akιn

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Autumn 2015 No.26

Page
B Beeley & S-B Martin 2 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
Politics Society & Economics
Gamon McLellan 5 Turkey’s Politics since March 2015
Clement Dodd 15 Update on Cyprus
From the BATAS Symposium
Pheroze Unwalla 21 Centenary reflections on the transformation of Gallipoli
Sami Zubaida 23 Turkey alcohol and Islam
Antony Wynn 28 Carpets in peace and war
Art & Culture
Celia Kerslake 33 Aspects of poetry
Hande Eagle (interviewer) 39 Jamal Aliyev musician
Gülay Yurday Michaels (poet) 43 I Saw Mimosas by Chance in Londinium
Gülay Yurday Michaels (translator) 43 Londra’da Mimozalar gördüm Rasgele
History
Semra Eren-Nijhar 44 Turks in Britain
Edward Flaxman 48 Railway Tragedy in 1871
Conferences Workshops & Organisations
Christine Woodhead 46 Gibb Memorial Trust
Jane Beeley 48 National Library Ankara
John Moreton 49 Merhaba to Turkish in Leeds
Book Reviews & Publications (& a small vote of thanks)
Cumhur Bekar 52 Cihan Yüksel Muslu: The Ottomans and the Mamluks
William Hale 54 Gail Dallas Hook: Protectorate Cyprus: British Imperial Power before World War I
David Boxen 56 Zülfü Livaneli: Son Ada (The Last Island)
Yannis Moutsis 59 Vally Lytra When Greeks and Turks Meet
Jill Sindall 61 Alyson Wharton: The Architects of Ottoman Constantinople
Brian Beeley 64 Tim Symonds: Sherlock Holmes and The Sword of Osman
Sigrid-B Martin 65 Vote of thanks to Professor Clement Dodd
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 65 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
Postscriptum
Gamon McLellan 67 Kenan Evren & Süleyman Demirel

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Spring 2015 No.25

Page
B Beeley & S-B Martin 2 Editorial
The 2015 John Martin Lecture
Eugene Rogan 3 Gallipoli from both Sides of the Trenches
Politics Society & Economics
Gamon McLellan 7 Turkey’s Politics since October 2014
Clement Dodd 15 Update on Cyprus 2014/15
Mina Toksöz 21 The Turkish Economy in 2015
History & Archaeology
Peter Rogers 24 The Search for Cissides
Naoíse MacSweeney 27 Ancient Greek settlement in W Anatolia
Gerald MacLean 31 British Travellers to Ottoman Kurdistan Part II
Serkan Yazιcι & Yakoob Ahmed 38 Sultan Abdul Hamid II
Art & Culture
Gülay Yurdal-Michaels poet 44 Pronectus-Karamürsel’de Yatan Kardeşim için
and translator 44 For My Brother – whose grave is in Pronectus
Abed Najjar 44 The Philately of Post-Ottoman ‘Arabia’
Mary Işın 49 The Story of Turkey’s Sweets and Desserts
Chris Ponsford 52 Turkey from the Shore: Reflections
Philippa Scott 55 An Ottoman Garden in St Louis
Heidemarie Blankenstein 57 When Walls fall – is it always a Blessing?
Ayşe Furlonger 59 Noteworthy Events
BIAA Project
Warren Dockter & Stephen Mitchell 64 Turkey & Britain 1914 – 1952 a BIAA report
Book Reviews & Publications
Brian Beeley 66 Fatma Sel Turhan: The Ottoman Empire & the Bosnian Uprising
Jill Sindall 67 Naci Yorulmaz: Arming the Sultan
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 69 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
In Memoriam
Celia Kerslake 72 A memorial event for Andrew Mango
Celia Kerslake 73 Talât Sait Halman

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Autumn 2014 No.24

Page
B Beeley & S-B Martin 2 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
Politics & Economics
Gamon McLellan 5 Turkey’s Politics since March 2014
Gülnur Aybet 12 Turkey’s Foreign Policy: Continuity and Change in Relations with the West Part 2
Clement Dodd 15 Update on Cyprus
From the BATAS Symposium
Michael Axworthy 19 Tribes Turks & Persians in the time of  Nader Shah 1698-1747
Kerem Öktem 21 Clash of the Titans… political Islam in Turkey
Michael Ellison 23 Say I am You – Mevlâna: A love story
George Hewitt 28 Caucasians in Turkey: languages and study
Music & Poetry
Hande Eagle 32 Interview with cellist Cansin Kara
Oktay Rifat 35 Al Uğultu
Ruth Christie (transl) 35 Crimson Hum
Gülay Yurdal-Michaels 35 Haftasonu Yalnızlığı
Gülay Yurdal- Michaels (transl) 35 Weekend Loneliness
History & People
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 36 Interview with Mogens Pelt (The Menderes Era)
Jill Sindall 39 Jews in the Ottoman Empire Part 2
Gerald MacLean 43 Some British Travellers to Ottoman Kurdistan Part 1
Conference
Brian Beeley 49 WOCMES in Ankara – 2014
Book Reviews & Publications
Natalie Martin 50 Y Doğan Çetinkaya: The Young Turks & the Boycott Movement
Keith Nuttall 51 Suraiya Faroqhi: Travel & Artisans in the Ottoman Empire
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 53 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
In Memoriam
Clement Dodd  56 Andrew Mango

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Spring 2014 No.23

Page
B Beeley & S-B Martin 2 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
The 2014 John Martin Lecture
Talat Sait Halman 7 Shakespearean Art in the Turkish Heart
Politics
Gamon McLellan 11 Turkey’s Politics since October 2013
Oğuzhan Göksel 18 AKP versus Gülen
Gülnur Aybet 23 Turkey’s Foreign Policy
Clement Dodd 28 Update on Cyprus 2013/14
Gabriel Mitchell 32 An Israel-Turkey Project
The Arts & Poetry
Gülay Yurdal Michaels 34 Poems: Medusa – Perseus’un Kalkanı ve Görüntüler
Gülay Yurdal Michaels (transl) 34 Medusa – the shield of Perseus and Appearances
Malcolm Wagstaff 35 A Life-Cycle Poster from the Turkish Republic
Tuğrul Tanyol 38 Van Gogh: Duvar – bazen genç ölünür
Ruth Christie (transl) 38 Van Gogh:Wall sometimes a young person dies
History & People
Jill Sindall 40 Jews in the Ottoman Empire Part 1
Antony Wynn 45 The Levantines in Smyrna
Eray Çaylı 47 The Sivas Madımak Hotel event
Brian Beeley 51 Stay-at-home migrants in Antalya
Peter Rogers 56 Tlos beyond the guide book
Book Review & Publications
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 59 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
In Memoriam
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 61 Osman Streater

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Autumn 2013 No.22

Page
Brian Beeley & S B Martin 2 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
Politics & Economics
Gamon McLellan 5 Turkey’s Politics since March 2013
Natalie Martin 15 Gezi Park/Taksim 7 ‒ 11 June 2013
Steve Bryant 16 Ankara’s Atomised Protest
Kerem Őktem 19 Dark Clouds over Turkey
Clement Dodd 21 Update on Cyprus
From the TASG Symposium
Clement Dodd 25 From Atatürk to Erdoğan: Political Revolution Or Evolution?
Celia Kerslake 31 Changing Concerns in Turkish Literature since The foundation of the Republic
Poetry
Gülay Yurdal Michaels (transl) 37 Untitled Gratitude
Gülay Yurdal Michaels 37 Başlıksız Şükürler
History & People
Osman Streater 38 1218 – Why my Family rode into Turkey Part 2
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 42 Interview with Fuad Kavur
Book Review & Publications
William Hale 46 George Gawrych – Atatürk
Heidemarie Blankenstein 47 Joachim Sartorius – Mein Zypern
Camilla Dawletschin-Linder 49 Evliyâ Çelebi – 400th anniversary
Mehmet Ali Dikerdem 51 Andrew Finkel Turkey – what everyone needs to know
Stephen Parkin 53 Turkey at the 2013 London Book Fair
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 56 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
In Memoriam
Mina Toksöz 58 Memories of Leyla Erbil

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Spring 2013 No.21

Page
Brian Beeley & S B Martin 2 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
The 2013 John Martin Lecture
Alon Liel 7 Turkish-Israeli Relations
Politics
Gamon McLellan 11 Developments since October 2012
Ece Göztepe 18 The constitution-making process in Turkey: Between law and politics – Part 2
Clement Dodd 21 Update on Cyprus
The Arts & Poetry
Belma Ötüş Baskett 25 Interview with Buket Uzuner
Nilüfer Mizanoğlu Reddy 30 Nezihe Meriç: The irrepressible Narrator – Part 2
History & People
Andrew Mango 35 The Turkish Republic in Retrospect
Osman Streater 38 1218 – Why my Family rode into Turkey – Part 1
Celia Kerslake 43 Modern Ankara: A Symposium
Sally Mustoe 44 Why Turkey? – A Reflection
Book Review & Publications
Maja Miljković Hoare 47 James Pettifer- The Kosova Liberation Army Underground War to Balkan Insurgency  1948-2001.
William Armstrong 50 Geert Mak The Bridge
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 52 Recent & Forthcoming Publications

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Autumn 2012 No.20

Page
Brian Beeley & S B Martin 1 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
Politics
Gamon McLellan 5 Turkey's Politics since March 2012
James Pettifer 12 The Greek Crisis – Crisis without End?
Oğuzhan Göksel 15 The Arab Spring: A 'Blessing in Disguise' for Turkish-British Relations?
Clement Dodd 19 Update on Cyprus
From the TASG Symposium
Ece Göztepe 25 The constitution-making process in Turkey: Between law and politics
Shahina Farid 28 A Turkish Delight: Life in an Anatolian city 9000 years ago: Çatalhöyük excavation at Çatalhöyük
Caroline Tee 32  Reviving Alevi Identity in the AKP Years: An Ethnographic Perspective.
The Arts & Poetry
Nilüfer Mizanoğlu Reddy 37  Nezihe Meriç: The irrepressible Narrator
Gülay Yurdal  Michaels 42  Summerday (Yazgünü)
History & People
David Barchard 42  Universities Challenged
Stefano Taglia 46  The Young Turks
Maggie Oliphant 50  The Accidental Hoteliers
Betula Nelson 53  The Atatürk Society of the UK
Book Review & Publications
William Armstrong 54 Ece Temelkuran Deep Mountain and Fethiye Çetin My Grandmother
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 57 Recent & Forthcoming Publications

 


 

TURKISH AREA STUDIES REVIEW
Bulletin of the British Association for Turkish Area Studies
Spring 2012 No.19

Page
Brian Beeley & S B Martin 1 Editorial
Ayşe Furlonger 3 Noteworthy Events
John Martin Lecture
Christine Woodhead 6 The Art of Letter Writing among the Ottomans
History & People
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 10 Interview with Gülsün Karamustafa
Sheniz Tan 14 From Middlesbrough to the Yayla
Sabine Hagemann-Ünlüsoy 18 Inter-cultural projects – Goethe-Inst / Ankara
Jill Sindall 22 Postcards from Istanbul
Politics
Gamon McLellan 25 Turkey's Politics since October 2011
Clement Dodd 31 Update on Cyprus
Michael Lake 35 Turkey and the European Union
The Arts & Poetry
Figen Phelps 39 Dame Ninette de Valois (Symposium synopsis)
Gülay Yurday Michaels 42 Naif Şiir / A Naive Poem
University Information & Conferences
Celia Kerslake 43 Turkish Studies in the UK
Malcolm Wagstaff 47 Imperial Legacies
Book Review & Publications
Stephen Parkin 47 Learning to Read
Brain Beeley 50 Pashas
Malcolm Wagstaff 51 The Transformation of Ottoman Crete
Belma Ötüs-Baskett 52 Loveswept: A Cross-cultural Romance of 1950s Turkey
Brain Beeley 53 J H Haynes-Photographer
Arın Bayraktaroğlu 54 Recent & Forthcoming Publications
Postscriptum
Clement Dodd 55 Rauf Denktaş in Memoriam

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