Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program Presents
Is Turkey's Democracy Slipping Away?"
Presented by The James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series
6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Pinar Kemerli, Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Studies, Bard College; former Lecturer at Bogaziçi University.
Cenk Sidar, Founder and Managing Director, Sidar GlobalAdvisors; foreign policy and economic advisor to the Republican People’s Party (CHP), the main opposition party in Turkey’s Grand National Assembly; frequent contributor to various outlets including Hurriyet Daily News, Radikal and Reflections Turkey.
Respondent and Moderator:
Nesrin Ersoy McMeekin, Lecturer in Social Studies, Bard College; former Lecturer in History, Koc University; and author of Turkey and the Bolsheviks: Relations between Kemalist Turkey and Bolshevik Russia during the Turkish War of Independence (1919-1922).
The James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series is cosponsored by Foreign Affairs. It is free and open to the public by RSVP.
Time: 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Location: Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY