Teaser video for Sinopia Symposium

Watch the teaser video for the upcoming Sinopia Symposium at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtvP46udqBY + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Master’s student awarded Fulbright scholarship

Our Philosophy MA student, Erim Bakkal, has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright scholarship to pursue his PhD studies in the United States. Congratulations to Erim on this wonderful achievement! + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Faculty member publishes book with Routledge

Dr Patrick MacDonald from the Department of American Culture and Literature has just published a monograph with Routledge on narrative fiction during the antebellum period in the United States. + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Faculty member gives tercentenary lecture at Adam Smith’s house

Sandrine Bergès from the Department of Philosophy recently gave the Fringe Tercentenary Lecture at the final permanent home of the Scottish Enlightenment thinker, Adam Smith. Professor Bergès’s lecture formed part of the celebrations of the 300th anniversary of Adam Smith’s birth and the annual Edinburgh Fringe Festival. + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Department of Archaeology to direct excavations at Parnassos

Department of Archaeology has been granted approval to conduct excavations at the Byzantine site of Parnassos in Cappadocia. Luca Zavagno from the Departments of Archaeology and History will direct the project, in partnership with the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations. Professor Dominique Tezgör, Chair of the Department of Archaeology, also played a vital role in securing this important project for the […]

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Faculty member contributes to BBC’s In Our Time radio series

  Dr Ilgi Gerçek, from the Department of Archaeology, recently contributed to the episode on the Hittites for BBC Radio 4’s In Our Time radio series. Find out more about the episode here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0012q5n + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Department of Archaeology Newsletter Fall 2022

Department of Archaeology Newsletter Fall 2022 Thanks to student interest and energy, our second Archaeology Department’s Newsletter has been published. It is now posted online: http://arkeo.bilkent.edu.tr/newsletter_9-2022.pdf We are grateful to the students, alumni, instructors and friends of the department who have shared their interests, research, memories or hobbies. + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Faculty member wins international award

Sandrine Bergès has received an Emma Goldman Snowball award from the Flax Foundation. The award recognizes talented and innovative scholars working on feminist and inequality issues. Professor Bergès was nominated by the renowned scholar Ingrid Robeyns for her work on the history of feminism and women philosophers. This year’s awards were presented at a ceremony at the Vienna Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) on 6 September 2022.