St Antony's College
DPhil Oriental Studies
Blindness in Late Ottoman State and Society
Supervised by Professor Eugene Rogan
M.A. Istanbul Bilgi University, Cultural Studies
B.A. Bilkent University, Archeology and Art History
Disability Studies, Medical Humanities, Cultural Studies
Recent Publications and/or Conferences:
December 2021 - "Spectacle of the Blind Beggar in Ottoman Istanbul: Disability in the Urban Setting during the Late Nineteenth Century" Ugh! Disgust, Repugnant Matters and the Construction of Difference, c. 1700-1900, Department of History at Universität Rostock.
November 2021 - "Blindness and Begging" 2021 Disability History Month Workshop, Faculty of History, University of Oxford.