Turkish Circle will start up during the second week of the quarter. A poll was sent out over the listserv to choose a day and time; please contact us with any questions or concerns. Görüşmek üzere!
February 9: Konuşma Saati at Reynolds Club from 1:30-2:30.
For those who were unable to come to Fatma Hoca’s talk, she has graciously allowed us to reprint it here. Enjoy!
January 25: The Consul General of the Republic of Turkey to Chicago, His Excellency Fatih Yildiz will be at the International House in Home Room on Tuesday, at 5.30 PM.
January 26: Turkish Movie Night! (Anlat Istanbul) at 4:30, Location TBD.
Hoşgeldiniz! The Turkish Circle at The University of Chicago is a student and faculty-run language and culture club sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies
Kız Kulesi (The Maiden's Tower), İstanbul, Türkiye
In addition to hosting weekly lectures and films, Turkish Circle is committed to supporting and promoting local events and lectures pertaining to Ottoman and Turkish Studies at The University of Chicago.
Our membership spans the greater-Chicago community and reflects a diversity of academic interests, cultures and language backgrounds that make Turkish Circle one of the most robust academic dialogues on campus.
If you would like to become part of the Turkish Circle listhost and receive notifications about upcoming events on The University of Chicago campus, please direct your emails to Matthew Gillman (firstname.lastname@example.org).