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

Public Lecture within the framework of the Blickwechsel Final Conference "Rights and Equality in Contemporary Turkey" and the Public Lecture Series "Mobility, Activism and Politics" by Einstein Fellows Research Group at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Arjun Appadurai is Goddard Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University and Professor of Anthropology and Globalisation at the Hertie School in Berlin. He serves as Honorary Professor in the Department of Media and Communication, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Tata Chair Professor at The Tata Institute for Social Sciences, Mumbai and as a Senior Research Partner at the Max-Planck Institute for Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen. He was previously Senior Advisor for Global Initiatives at The New School in New York City, where he also held a Distinguished Professorship as the John Dewey Distinguished Professor in the Social Sciences.

The event will be conducted in English.

Please register via Mail: blickwechsel.tuerkei@gmail.com


The conference is organised by the programme „Blickwechsel: Contemporary Turkey Studies" at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and funded by Einstein Foundation and Stiftung Mercator.

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