Evren Savci- Queer in Translation and Bogazici Protests

Posted April 3rd, 2021 in Uncategorized.

Evren Savci- Queer in Translation and Bogazici Protests

If you are interested in LGBTQ issues and queer activism in other cultures, you wouldn’t want to miss this talk at on Monday, April 5!

UNCW Department of Anthropology is hosting Dr. Evren Savci, Assistant Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies at Yale, to have a conversation about her book Queer in Translation: Sexual Politics under Neoliberal Islam (Duke University Press, 2021). In a conversation with Hikmet Kocamaner, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at UNCW, Dr. Savci will also talk about the ongoing student protests in Turkey and how the conservative Turkish government has used these protests as an excuse for its crackdown on LGBT+ activists.

Here are the event details:
When: Apr 5, 2021 05:00 PM Eastern Time
Zoom Link: https://uncw.zoom.us/j/84791277595
Passcode: 264591