Telling Times: Memories of Culture, Cultures of Memory

“Telling Times: memories of Culture, Cultures of memory”

Lecture Series 2016

Max Planck Research Group “Empires of Memory: The Cultural Politics of Historicity in Former Habsburg and Ottoman Cities”

Events will be held at MPI-MMG, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12

Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 14:00-15:30
Kimberly Hart (Buffalo State University)
“Turkish Islamic Practice, Memory and Elision”

Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 10:30-12:00
Jeremy F. Walton (MPI-MMG)
“Disciplining the Past? Sites of Memory and Forgetting in
Former Ottoman Lands”


Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 10:30-12:00
Monika Palmberger (Visiting Professor, University of Leuven and
Hertha Firnberg Research Fellow, University of Vienna)
“(Dis)placing Memories in the Context of War and Migration”

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 11:00-12:30
Laurent Dissard (University College London)
“Arapgir's 'Culture of Memory' in Eastern Turkey and the Presence-Absence of Ottoman Armenians”