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Empire, Modernity, and the City
A Comparative Analysis
October 23, 2008 04:00 PM
Koessler Room, Michigan League
Zeynep Celik will be speaking for the Department of Comparative Literature's Global Ethnic Literatures Seminar.
Zeynep Celik has been Professor in the School of Architecture at New Jersey Institute of Technology since 1996. Her publications include, Urban Forms and Colonial Confrontations: Algiers under French Rule (1997); Streets: Critical Perspectives on Public Space (co-edited with Diane Favro and Richard Ingersoll, 1994); Displaying the Orient: Architecture of Islam at Nineteenth Century World’s Fairs (1992), and The Remaking of Istanbul: Portrait of an Ottoman City in the Nineteenth Century (1986). She has been the recipient of fellowships and grants from Graham Foundation, The Getty Research Institute, American Institute for Maghribi Studies, Social Science Research Council, American Council of Learned Societies, and National Endowment for the Humanities.