2014

Graduate Student Workshop - 23 May 2014
 
Program
 
9:30-11:30  PANEL  I  
 
ON ECONOMIC THOUGHT AND PRACTICE
Moderator: Yücel Terzibaşoğlu
 
Ramiz Üzümçeker
“The Use of Waqf Account Registers for Estimating Agricultural Productivity and Incomes in 16th-century Anatolia:  Findings from the Villages around Bursa.”
 
Seriyye Akan
“A Tanzimat Intellectual: Sadık Rıfat Paşa's Economic Thoughts.”
 
Can Veyselgil
“Ahmed Midhat Efendi's Economic Thought: Introducing and Justifying Political Economy in the late Ottoman Empire.”
 
Eirini Kalogeropoulou
“Networks of Rrural Economies in the Countryside of Selanik Kazası in the middle of the 19th Century”
 
11:30-11:45 COFFEE BREAK
 
 
11:45-13:15  PANEL II
EXPLORING THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE COMMUNITY
Moderator: Derin Terzioğlu
 
Damla Özakay
“An Eighteenth-Century Biographical Dictionary of Calligraphers: Devhat-ül Küttab.”
 
Günseli Gürel
“Visions for the Amateur: The Popularization of the Practice of Photography in the Ottoman Empire during the Late Nineteenth Century.”
 
Nora Mildanoğlu
 “A Nineteenth-Century Armenian Village in the Ottoman Empire through Armenian Memoirs: Habab village in Palu.”
 
13:15-14:30  LUNCH BREAK (KENNEDY LODGE)
 
14:30-16:30  PANEL III
ON POLITICS AND  KNOWLEDGE
Moderator:  Meltem Toksöz
 
R. Hakan Kırkoğlu
 “İlm-i Nudjum and Ottoman Court Politics during the Eighteenth Century.”
 
Funda Soysal
“When Two Elephants Fight it is the Grass that Gets Trampled: A Trasnational Perspective on the Crisis of 1895 in Istanbul.”
 
İsmail Keskin
"The Most Essential Course to Learn: Tarih i Osmani" : The Quest of Commissioning Ottoman History for the 19th century Rum/Greek Genos and the Issue of Ottoman Dynasty’s Genealogy
 
Didar Ayşe Akbulut 
"A Sixteenth Century Classification of Sciences: Nevi Efendi's (d. 1599)  Netayicü'l Funun"
 
16:30-16:45 COFFEE BREAK
 
16:45-18:45  PANEL VI
ON LOCALITIES: ADMINISTRATION AND REPRESENTATION
Moderator:  Arzu Öztürkmen
 
Ozan Gürlek
“Public Order and Policing in the Mid Nineteenth-Century İzmir.”
 
Bekir Sadık Topaloğlu
“Tanzimat Era Ottoman Provincial Administration and Diplomacy: The Question of Mount Lebanon (1840-1868).”
 
Egecan Erdoğan
“Rethinking the Great Revolt of Palestine, 1936-1939.”
 
Selvihan Kurt
“The Izmir Museum Buildings and the Urban Topography of Post-War Izmir.”