Firuzan Melike Sümertaş

Ph.D. Candidate

(212) 359 6544

Research Interests: 

Ottoman Art and Architecture, Urban History, Non-Muslims in the Ottoman Context, 19th -20th ct. Art and Architecture, Ottoman Visual and Cultural History 

Teaching Asistant
HIST 105 - 106 The Making of the Modern World, 
Selected Publications: 

Sümertaş, F.M. "Tarih-i Ayasofya: An inquiry on the 19th ct. Historicism on the Imperial Monument", Journal of Turkish Studies, Harvard University, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, 2009

Sümertaş, F.M. "Women and Power: Female Patrons of Architecture in 16th and 17th Century Istanbul" Edinburgh Architectural Research Volume 31, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2008