Killing the Lernaean Hydra: the core, crust and promise of Occupy Gezi

Ahmet Özcan, ‘Killing the Lernaean Hydra: the core, crust and promise of Occupy Gezi’, Turkish Review, Vol. 3, Issue 4, July-August 2013, pp. 396-400. Ahmet Özcan writes that the Gezi uprising is “more than an explosion of accumulated resentment against the present semi-democracy of Turkey” and adds that “it is a new collective and spontaneous … More Killing the Lernaean Hydra: the core, crust and promise of Occupy Gezi

Uccidere l’Idra di Lerna: il nocciolo, la superficie e la promessa di Occupy Gezi

Ahmet Özcan, ‘Killing the Lernaean Hydra: the core, crust and promise of Occupy Gezi’, Turkish Review, Vol. 3, Issue 4, July-August 2013, pp. 396-400. The text below is the translation of my article on the Occupy Gezi into Italian by Federica Remondino. L’esplosione dei fatti di Gezi è stato un trauma inatteso per tutti gli attori … More Uccidere l’Idra di Lerna: il nocciolo, la superficie e la promessa di Occupy Gezi

Matando a la Hidra de Lerna: el núcleo, la corteza y la promesa de “Ocupa Gezi”

Ahmet Özcan, ‘Killing the Lernaean Hydra: the core, crust and promise of Occupy Gezi’, Turkish Review, Vol. 3, Issue 4, July-August 2013, pp. 396-400. The text below is the translation of my article on the Occupy Gezi into Spanish by German Leyens. La erupción de los acontecimiento de Gezi fue inesperada e impactante para todos los … More Matando a la Hidra de Lerna: el núcleo, la corteza y la promesa de “Ocupa Gezi”

“Turkey as a Rising Power” Put to the Test

Ahmet Özcan, “Turkey as a Rising Power Put to the Test”, Turkish Review, Vol. 3/1, February 2013, pp. 97-100. We live in a time when the distinction between domestic and foreign realms of politics has not merely blurred, but abolished altogether. While Turkey’s Prime Minister’s harsh critique of Israel on her existential Palestinian issue in a … More “Turkey as a Rising Power” Put to the Test

Uncharted Territory: Understanding the Tuaregs

Ahmet Özcan, “Uncharted Territory: Understanding the Tuaregs”, Turkish Review, Vol. 2/5, September 2012, pp. 116-119. In association with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), the Association of Researchers on the Middle East and Africa (ORDAF) organized an international conference in Istanbul on June 23, 2012 on the African Nomads known … More Uncharted Territory: Understanding the Tuaregs