Event Announcement

11/13 - 11/15/2019

Festsaal, Humboldt Graduate School, Luisenstr. 56, 10115 Berlin, Room 122

Invitation to the Exhibition

The photography exhibition "Courageous Women: Women's and Gender Studies in Turkey's Academia" (Invitation in German/Turkish) has been prepared in the framework of the research project "Women's and Gender Studies at Universities in Turkey: Institutionalization and Transformation", conducted at the University of Bremen (2017–2019). In this exhibition, 26 women academics are portrayed, who initiated the foundation processes of Women's and Gender Studies at universities in Turkey. For more information, please take a look at the exhibition's fact sheet.

The exhibition has been shown between July 4 and September 7, 2019 at the House of Science in Bremen. The works were exhibited together with the exhibition "100 Years Women at the University – Women's University 1914–1919" by Meral Akkent.

The exhibition will be shown in Berlin within the framework of the Blickwechsel Final Conference "Rights and Equality in Contemporary Turkey".

Please note that there will be an exhibition talk with the photographer Seçkin Uçan Divan on November 14 at 13:15 (Humboldt Graduate School. Room 122). 

Media pieces on the exhibition

Some impressions from the exhibition opening event in Bremen