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Past Event

“Coming to Terms” with Gendered Memories of Genocide, War, and Political Repression

September 17, 2014
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Within the framework of "Mobilizing Memory for Action" Workshop, Columbia Global Centers | Turkey Columbia Global Centers | Turkey is proud to host the public roundtables entitled: “Coming to Terms” with Gendered Memories of Genocide, War, and Political Repression. 

Roundtable topics and speakers:

Creating Alternative Archives, with Leyla Neyzi, Özlem Kaya, Silvina der Meguerditchian, Members of the Nar Photos Collective, and Şemsa Özar

Art, Performance and Memory, with Andreas Huyssen, Alisa Solomon, Carol Becker, Diana Taylor, and Maria José Contreras

Gender, Memory, Activism, with Marianne Hirsch, Members of the Women for Peace Initiative, Meltem Ahıska, Nancy Kricorian, and Marita Sturken

In collaboration with DEPO Istanbul and Sabancı University Gender and Women's Studies Forum, the activity was supported by the the Center for the Study of Social Difference, Blinken European Institute, Sabancı University, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, the Truth Justice Memory Center and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Turkey Office.

English - Turkish simultaneous translation will be provided