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The Keyman Program's rich, diverse programming introduces the Northwestern community to key issues about modern Turkey and its role in the world through a variety of speakers on topics related to the social sciences, the humanities, communication, the arts, and other fields.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Feb
21
2020

Gelin (The Bride) (1973)

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, No Location

Gelin (The Bride) (Lütfi Akad, 1973, Turkey, digital, 97 min) Regularly cited as one of the best Turkish films of all ti...

Apr
16
2019

Fred Wilson: Afro Kismet

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Evanston

Throughout his career, acclaimed artist Fred Wilson has challenged assumptions of history, culture, race, and museum dis...

Apr
14
2019

Fazil Say, piano

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Evanston

Presented by the Keyman Modern Turkish Studies Program at the Northwestern Buffett Institute for Global Affairs, in part...

Jan
25
2019

Film screening: Duvarlar-Mauern-Walls

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Evanston

Timed with the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall, Northwestern doctoral candidates Evelyn Kreutzer and Esr...

Nov
9
2018

Distant Constellation (2017)

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Evanston

Distant Constellation Friday, November 9, 7 PM Shevaun Mizrahi, 2017, Turkey/USA, DCP, 80 min. Photographer-turned-filmm...

Oct
19
2018

Education in Turkey

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Education is central to political contestation in today’s Turkey. This two day conference will examine the state of ongo...

Oct
18
2018

Education in Turkey

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Education is central to political contestation in today’s Turkey. This two day conference will examine the state of ongo...

Mar
9
2018

Artist Talk: Işıl Eğrikavuk

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Evanston

The work of multimedia artist and writer Işıl Eğrikavuk finds its core in social and political realities that she blends...