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Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Centre for Mediterranean Studies
Am Bergbaumuseum 31
D-44791 Bochum


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Workshop: Coming to Terms with Gender

2019/03/21: Contemporary Radical Right Politics and Discourses on Gender Rights, Migration, and Islam
Bochum, ZMS, March 21, 2019, Seminarraum 2
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New Board of Directors

2018/12/21: Prof. Dr. Markus Koller and Dr. Kristin Platt re-elected, Prof. Dr. Cornelia Jöchner, Junior-Prof. Dr. Verena Krebs and Prof. Dr. Thomas Feldhoff newly elected
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Conference: Visions of the Future in Ottoman Europe

2018/11/22: Conference of the study group „Ottoman Europe“
November 22th to 24th, 2018, Centre for Mediterranean Studies, Ruhr-University Bochum
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2. Treffen der African RUB

2018/10/25: The date for the African RUB meeting in the winter semester is fixed: Thursday, October 25, from 4 pm onwards, in the Dean's Meeting Room of the Faculty of History, GA 5/29. One of the topics will be "Education for Sustainable Development"
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New research member: Zeynep Arslan

2018/10/09: Since 1 October, Zeynep Arslan is working as a doctoral fellow of the DAAD at the ZMS. After earning her BA from the History Department at Middle East Technical University, Zeynep pursued her MA studies at Istanbul Bilgi University. Until September 2018, she has been a doctoral research fellow in the ERC project: UrbanOccupationsOETR conducted at Koc University, as well as a research assistant and doctoral student at Istanbul Sehir University’s Department of History. She is currently a PhD student at Ruhr-Universität Bochum’s Department of History as a DAAD scholar. Arslan is a prospective historian whose areas of study are in line with Medieval Italy and Early Modern Ottoman history writing with a fledgling interest in Ottoman demographic history. The titel of her thesis is: "Reconstructing the daily life of Ottoman Muslim merchants in 18th and 19th century Trieste".

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2018/07/17: Pagetitle

2018/07/03: Provenienz und Restitution

2018/06/04: Mobilities and Borders

2018/02/01: CfP: Visions of the future

2018/01/16: Database Ottoman Europe (HOE)

2017/12/06: What Time was the Mediterranean?

2017/11/20: Lecture: Claiming Marseille Métropole 1906/2013

2017/11/13: Lecture: Verflochtene Weltregionen

2017/09/22: Session: Flight and Migration across the Mediterranean

2017/04/06: Programme: 6th Young Researcher’s Workshop

2017/02/06: CfP: 6th Young Researcher’s Workshop

2016/09/28: Sir Noel Malcolm (Oxford): Agents of Empire

2016/01/02: Mediterranean Rivers in Global Perspectives