Past Event Abandoned City: Istanbul’s Armenian Past Share Add to Calendar: Google Yahoo April 25, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Abandoned City: Istanbul’s Armenian Past Panel at Studio X on April 25, 19:00 - 21:00 “Hidden Histories of Cities” organized by Columbia Global Centers | Turkey and Studio-X Istanbul continues with a panel on “Abandoned City: Istanbul’s Armenian Past” Moderator: Merve T. Ispahani (Columbia University, Department of History, & CGC | Turkey) Mehmet Polatel (Koç University, Department of History):“Prohibition and Confiscation: Dispossession of Istanbul Armenian Foundations” Talin Suciyan (Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Institute for Middle Eastern Studies): “Istanbul: Exile or Panopticon” Mehmet Fatih Uslu (Istanbul Şehir University, Department of Turkish Language and Literature): “Urban Representations in Armenian Literature” The “Hidden Histories of Cities” panel series is being organized within the context of the "Compressed: Guantánamos" exhibition. İngilizce – Türkçe simultane çeviri yapılacaktır. / Turkish and English simultaneous translation will be available. With the support of the Truth Justice Memory Center and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Association Turkey. Photography: Hrant Dink Archive, 2012 Decleration: The Seized Properties of Armenian Foundations in Istanbul, Hrant Dink Foundation Publications. Istanbul, 2012.