Book Presentation: â€śTurkey, Kemalism and the Soviet Unionâ€ťVahram Ter-Matevosyan
Day &Time: April, 26, 12.30
Vahram Ter-Matevosyan specializes in Turkish domestic and foreign policy, Regional Security and Conflicts in the post-Soviet Space. He has received his Dr. Philosophy Degree from the University of Bergen (Norway), Masterâ€™s degree from Lund University (Sweden), Candidate of historical sciences degree from the Institute of Oriental Studies and Yerevan State University (Armenia). He was Visiting Professor at Duke University, NC (2016), Fulbright Scholar at the University of California, Berkeley, CA (2009-2010) and Visiting Doctoral Student at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA (2005). He authored an award-winning monograph â€śIslam in the Social and Political Life of Turkey, 1970-2001â€ť in 2008 and co-authored â€śHistory of Turkish Republicâ€ť in 2014. His research articles have been published in â€śNations and Nationalismâ€ť, â€śEurope-Asia Studiesâ€ť, â€śTurkish Studiesâ€ť, â€śMiddle Eastern Studiesâ€ť, â€śInsight Turkeyâ€ť, â€śEurasian Geography and Economicsâ€ť, â€śTurkish Reviewâ€ť, â€śCaucasus Surveyâ€ť, â€śJournal of Southeast European and Black Sea Studiesâ€ť, â€śIran and the Caucasusâ€ť, â€śDiaspora Studiesâ€ť, â€śĂ‰tudes ArmĂ©niennes Contemporainesâ€ť, â€śCaucasus Analytical Digestâ€ť, â€śUC Berkeley Armenian Studies Program Occasional Papersâ€ť, â€śContemporary Eurasiaâ€ť etc.