Cosmo(Polis): Istanbul, Identity, Difference

Cosmo(Polis): Istanbul, Identity, Difference

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 - 1:30pm
Venue: 
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Speaker(s): 
Nora Fisher Onar (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul)
Convenor: 
Kalypso Nicolaïdis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Series: 
SEESOX

Light lunch provided

Nora Fisher Onar is a fellow at the Transatlantic Academy in Washington and Research Associate of the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford. She taught International Relations at Bahçeşehir University in Istanbul and has published numerous articles and book chapters in academic and policy fora. As an inaugural Ronald D. Asmus Policy Entrepreneurs Fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the United States, Fisher Onar wrote “From Model to Bystander and How to Bounce Back: Turkey, the Middle East, and the Transatlantic Alliance.” She received her doctorate in International Relations from the University of Oxford and holds masters and undergraduate degrees from Johns Hopkins SAIS and Georgetown University.