Görkem Özizmirli

Görkem Özizmirli

E-mail: gorkem.ozizmirli@bc.edu

Office: Stokes Hall, Cubicle S390-A

EDUCATION

  • M.A., Comparative Studies in History and Society, Koç University, Turkey
    Thesis: Fear in Evliya Çelebi’s Seyahatnâme: Politics and Historiography in a Seventeenth Century Ottoman Travelogue
  • B.A., International Relations - Radio, Television and Cinema, Ankara University, Turkey

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Early modern Ottoman Empire, political, cultural and social appearances of fear, Ottoman historiography, first-person narratives

PUBLICATIONS

“Evliya Çelebi ve Acâibü’l-Mahlûkât” (Evliya Çelebi and Marvelous Creatures), in Deligücük Zifirnâme, ed. Levent Cantek, (İstanbul: FlaneurComics, 2013), p. 191-200. (in Turkish)

“Özgürlüğün Teolojikleşmesi mi Teolojinin Özgürleşmesi mi?” (Is it the Theologizing of Liberation? Or is it the Liberating of Theology?), in Dine Soldan Bakmak: Sol İlahiyat, ed. Kazım Özdoğan and Derviş Aydın Akkoç, (İstanbul: Birikim Yayınları, 2013), p. 213-225. (in Turkish)

AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS

Harvard University-Koç University Intensive Ottoman Summer School, Cunda, Turkey- Summer 2012

Ankara University Faculty of Political Sciences Alumni Association Award