- What’s On
This year’s BATAS symposium will be held at St Antony’s College, Oxford.
Dr Zeynep Kezer (University of Newcastle)
State penetration in eastern Turkey: Landscape, memory and identity in the early Republican years
Dr Pheroze Unwalla (York University, Toronto)
From battlefield to ‘theme park’: Centenary reflections on the transformation of Gallipoli
Professor Sami Zubaida (Birkbeck, University of London)
Turkey, alcohol and Islam
Antony Wynn (Freelance historian; author of ‘Three Camels to Smyrna’)
Carpets in peace and war: The Oriental Carpet Manufacturers of Smyrna from 1908 to the early Republic
The symposium will be followed by the Annual General Meeting.