Past Event

Social Media in an Age of Polarized Politics: Turkey and Beyond

March 26, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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420 West 118th Street International Affairs Building New York, NY 10027 (Room 1512 15th Floor)

Panelists will discuss the role of social media in Turkish politics, including their use by opposition and government actors, and will explore how the situation compares with other countries in the region.


  • Jonathan Albright Tow Center for Digital Journalism, Columbia University

  • Koray Çalışkan Department of Political Science and International Relations, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul

  • Emre Hatipoğlu Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies & Sabancı University

  • Megan MacDuffee Metzger Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia & Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin

Open to the public, please RSVP. Note that an RSVP is not a confirmed seat, so we encourage attendees to arrive on time.

Organized by The Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies
Co-sponsored by The Tow Center for Digital Journalism and Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul