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“Turkey: Peaceful Rebellion Against Autocracy” with Stephen Kinzer

October 23rd, 2019

Stephen Kinzer is an award-winning foreign correspondent who has covered more than 50 countries on five continents. Kinzer spent more than 20 years working for the New York Times, and has authored multiple books including Crescent & Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds. This is a summary of his keynote address delivered at the Global Awareness Conference at SUNY Oswego.

Independent Cuban Cinema, with Miguel Coyula and Lyn Cruz

October 23rd, 2019

Interview with Cuban filmmaker Miguel Coyula and actor Lyn Cruz, who discussed their latest film (screened at Oswego): Corazón Azul. Parts of this podcast are in Spanish.

“Syria, Yemen, and the Crisis in the Middle East” with Carl Davila

October 23rd, 2019

Dr. Carl Davila holds a PhD in Arabic Studies from Yale University and teaches the history of the Islamic world at The College at Brockport, SUNY.

Modern Turkey, with Mustafa Akyol

October 4th, 2019

Mustafa Akyol (second link) summarizes his talk, "The Story of Modern Turkey: From French Secularism to Nationalist Islam." Part of IGE's Year of Turkey series.

Introduction to Year of Turkey, with Murat Yasar

October 4th, 2019

Dr. Murat Yasar, associate professor of History at SUNY Oswego, helps us introduce IGE's  Year of Turkey series by discussing the most important events of the last year, decade and century in the history of this country.

Plus, he definitively answers the question: Which came first—the country or the bird?

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