Istanbul and Berlin


Examines the cultural and political history of Istanbul and Berlin from the late 19th. c. to the present. Beginning with the late Ottoman context and German national unification, focus on Ottoman-German relations through WWI, Turks in Germany since the 1960s, and Turkish-EU relations in historiography, travelogues, literature and film. Secondary readings in cosmopolitanism, identity, subjectivity, and Islam in Europe.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 383S
  • GERMAN 283S
  • ICS 356S
Typically Offered