Past Event

Panel on Diyarbakır Prison

April 5, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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The ‘Hidden Histories of Cities’ starts with a discussion on the ‘Diyarbakır Prison’

April 5, 2014, at 19:00, at Studio-X Istanbul

The panel will present efforts to uncover the experiences of those imprisoned in Diyarbakır from 1980-1984 and the Prison’s overall impact on public memory.

Moderator: Turgut Tarhanlı

With speakers from the Justice Commission to Research the Realities of the Diyarbakır Prison

Ayşe Berktay,  Murat Paker, Nimet Tanrıkulu

The 'Hidden Histories of Cities’ panel series is being organized within the context of the ‘Compressed: Guantanamos' exhibition. Upcoming panels:

‘Ankara after 1980,’ April 10, 2014, 19:00 - 21:00

‘Faded Memories: Istanbul’s Armenian Past,’ April 25, 2014, 19:00-21:00

With the support of Truth Justice Memory Center

Entrance free of charge. Turkish and English simultaneous translation will be available.

Studio-X Istanbul, Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. 35 A Salıpazarı