Brown University The Capital Which Brings Peace and Security in Two Worlds: Ottoman Extractivism in the Early Nineteenth Century (1805–1850) Aşkın, Anıl
Columbia University Persian Letters: The Politics of Language in the Late Ottoman Empire and Qajar Iran Blackthorne-O'Barr, Erik
Scuola Normale Superiore The Hellespontine Phrygia in the Hellenistic Period Borsano, Leon Battista
University of St Andrews Invaders to Sultans: Landscaping the Socio-economic Impact of the Great Seljuqs Czarnuszewicz, Marc
Stanford University Silk-made Capitalism: Local Networks and the Public Debt Administration in the Late Ottoman Empire Dağlıoğlu, Emre Can
University of Pennsylvania The Byzantine Icon in Relief Galardi, Elisa
University of Chicago Molla Fenari and Intellectual History of Late Medieval Anatolia Güleçyüz, Mehmet Emin
University of Virginia Political Ecology of the Early Medieval Eastern Roman City (6th to 9th centuries CE) Razumoff, James Konstantin


Koç Üniversitesi Metal Technology and Exchange in Middle and Late Bronze Age Western Anatolia: Reconstructing Intra– and Interregional Networks of Procurement through Isotopic Analyses Alberghina, Dalila Maria
Boston University Making Place for Early Lydian Polity in Iron Age Anatolia: Architectural Contexts of the Ninth-Eighth Centuries BCE at Sardis Eren, Güzin
Ludwig-Maximilians–Universität München Resilience and Recovery: The Eastern Mediterranean in the 6th-9th centuries Keane, Catherine
Leiden University Cosmopolitan Islands? Investigating the Social Embeddedness of Dynastic and Cultic Innovation in Late-Hellenistic Commagene  Kruijer, Lennart
Panteion University Ordinary Ottoman Greeks on Antiquities Papatheodorou, Artemis
Brandeis University Special Features at Kaymakçı: Improving Understanding of Regional Practices from Fine-Grained 3D and Contextual Analysis of Burning Features and Ritual Caches Scott, Catherine Barclay
Autonomous University of Barcelona & Sapienza University of Rome The Function of Late-Chalcolithic Coba Bowls from Eastern Anatolia Investigated by Way of trace Analysis Taranto, Sergio
Stanford University Kosmos Embodied: Eunuchs and Byzantine Art in the Ninth through the Twelfth Centuries  Webb, Lora Ellen


Princeton University Spaces of Artifice: Objects and Interior Design in Anatolia, c. 1200–1500 Blessing, Patricia
University of Marburg From Veneration to Commemoration: The Late Antique Pilgrim Church in Assos and its Transformation into a Middle Byzantine Cemetery Church Böhlendorf-Arslan, Beate
Sapienza University of Rome Architecture and Technological Transfer in the Roman Empire: Italic Building Techniques in the Provinces of Ancient Anatolia Bozza, Sara
Istanbul Medeniyet Universitesi Towards a Trans-Local History of the Middle East: Ottoman Imperial Modernization, Globalization and the Arab Interior in the Modern Era, 1850–1914 Çiçek, Talha
Hitit Universitesi (Corum) Mersin-Yumuktepe during the 2nd Millennium BC: A Reanalysis of its Middle and Late Bronze Age Levels Jean, Eric
University College London Assembling and Legitimizing the Past: The Role of Conservation, Expertise, and Institutions in Transforming Archaeological Heritage in Turkey O'Grady, Caitlin
Università di Siena 1240 “You will eat bread; you will drink water”. Cooking and eating in Central Anatolia Before and After the Fall of an Empire Orsi, Valentina



Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies Cultural Heritage Studies in Eskişehir Province, Turkey Güney, Hale


Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (Paris) Liminality and Space of Byzantine Monastic Churches in Constantinople and Anatolia (9th-15th century): Function and Meaning of Doorways and Passageways U, Mareva


Radboud Universiteit Archaeology on the Threshold of the Italo-Turkish War: Scholarly and Diplomatic Dynamics behind the 1910 Italian Archaeological Mission at Ankara Iannantuono, Ketty



Koç University Environmental Archeology Project Çilingir, Ceren


Koç University Linking Anatolian Pasts Hong, Xin
Koç University Linking Anatolian Pasts Aşınmaz, Alper


Koç University Food and Society Project Feito, Jessica


Koç University Publications Ingman, Tara


Harvard University Venerating the Saint and Building Community: The Shrine of Rumi and Mevlevi Socio-Religious Spaces in Anatolia (1300–1500) Acar, Tuğrul
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor The Komnenian Aristocracy and the Chivalric Ideal: An Art Historical Perspective Berardi, Carlo
University of California, Davis The Seventeenth-Century Social Transformation and Emergence of a New Rural Gentry in the Ottoman Empire Çelik, Mehmet Ali
University of Michigan Synoikism and Urbanization: A Regional Approach in Hellenistic Anatolia DiFabio, Christina
University of North Carolina Feeding the City, Feeding the Gods: Animal Economies at Bronze Age Hattuša Mikeska, Christine A.
Gerda-Henkel-Foundation, CAU Kiel Layout, Chronology, and Spatial Integration of Roman-Imperial Thermal Baths in the Microregion of Pergamon: The Kleopatra Güzellik Ilıcası Steglich, Julika
University of Oxford Blindness in Istanbul: Poverty, Disability, and Education in the Ottoman Empire (1868–1914) Yıldız, İrem


Oxford University Holy Men and Women in the Late Medieval Balkans, ca. 1300–1500 Ivanova, Mirela
Istanbul Research Institute, IAE Assembling Pera: An Environmental History of Late Ottoman Istanbul Kentel, Mehmet
University of Ioannina The Culture of Myrrh and Perfumes in Asia Minor during the Graeco-Roman and Byzantine Periods Makri, Dimitra
Sapienza University of Rome Prehistoric Chert Exploitation, Technology, and Distribution Systems in the Northern Euphrates Basin during the 4th to 3rd Millennia BCE: The Case of Arslantepe (Malatya Plain, Eastern Anatolia) Moscone, Daniele
University of Pennsylvania Archaeology and Dam-Led Development in Mid-Twentieth Century Türkiye and Iran: A Cold War History of Foreign Aid, Field Science, and Modernization Olson, Kyle G.
Boğaziçi University Tracing Egyptian(izing) Elements in Hittite Material Culture: The Sphinx in Anatolia Pilavcı, Türkan


Leipzig University Venice, Anatolia, and How to Be Roman Bergmeier, Armin
CUNY Empire of Exile: Mapping Sedition, Sürgün, and Transformation in Ottoman History Can, Lale
University of Regensburg, Germany Apocrypha and the Construction of Cultural Consciousness of Islamicate Societies Dorfmann-Lazarev, Igor
Özyeğin University Ottoman Family, Women, and Marriage in Early Modern Istanbul, 1750–1920 Kayhan Elbirlik, Leyla
Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Ionian Landscapes: Politics, Practice, and New Insights Koparal, Elif
University of St Andrews Court Culture, and Intellectual Life in Seljuq Anatolia Peacock, Andrew
Macalester College From Syria to Crete and Beyond: Exploring the Neo-Hittite Impact on the Orientalizing and Archaic Period Temples in Greece Yalçın, Serdar



Butler University The Technology of Ancient Maritime Trade: The Connection Between Mediterranean Maritime Networks and Ancient Naval Architecture Salay, Paul


Harvard University Turkish Classical Music Choirs: Contesting Subjecthood, Community, and Nation Wozniak, Audrey



Koç University Environmental Archeology Project Çilingir, Ceren
Koç University Environmental Archeology Project Irvine, Benjamin
Koç University Environmental Archeology Project Kamjan, Safoora


Koç University Linking Anatolian Pasts Hong, Xin
Koç University Linking Anatolian Pasts Aşınmaz, Alper


Koç University Food and Society Project Şenkol, Gülşah
Koç University Food and Society Project Feito, Jessica


Koç University Publications Ingman, Tara


New York University Becoming Workers: Labor Activism and Mass Politics in Greater Syria (1880–1936) Garey, Ellis Emma
Hiedelberg University Habitus Byzantinus. Self-depiction of secular elites in donor and funerary portraits of the Byzantine Middle Ages Kiefer, Michael
Freie Universität Berlin and Orient Department/ German Archaeological Institute (DAI) Neolithic Ways of Life in Göbekli Tepe Schönicke, Julia Nadine
Harvard University Frontiers Made Flesh: Byzantines, Ottomans, and their Animals (1205-1512) Smit, Marissa Jeanne
New York University Becoming Zenci: Formulating Race in the Ottoman Empire, 1840-1914 Wingham, Zavier


Brandeis University Fixing the Word of God: The Birth of Closed Scriptures in Medieval Anatolia and Iraq Dost, Süleyman
King's College London Revisiting the Technology of the Byzantine Silk Industry Wu, Gang
Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania Prosopographia Ponti Euxini. Byzantion. I. The epigraphic sources Pázsint, Annamária İzabella


Academy of sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan Similarity and Peculiarities of The Models of States in the Sunni Politico-Legal Tradition in the Pre - Modern Epoch: Central Asia, Türkiye, India in X-Xi/Xvi-Xvii Cc. Dodkhudoeva, Lola
Scuola Archeologica Italiana di Atene Baths and Bathing in Dark Age Byzantium (7th to 9th centuries) Marano, Yuri Alessansdro
University of Sofia Minority Status and Identity: A Case Study of Jewish - Christian relations in Early Byzantium Panayotov, Alexander


Medipol University A Neglected Heritage: The Intertwined Pre-1923 Agricultural, Industrial and Sacred Landscape of Ayvalık Countryside Sağlam, Hasan Sercan


British Institute of Archaeology at Ankara (BIAA) Humidity & Society: 8,500 Years of Climate History in Western Anatolia Irvine, Benjamin
İstanbul University Humidity & Society: 8,500 Years of Climate History in Western Anatolia Çilingir, Ceren


Yale University Documenting Community: The Süryani of the Ottoman Empire Clements, Henry Atticus
University of Washington Village and Monastery in Eastern Anatolia and Northern Iraq Haines, Jeffrey
University of Edinburgh The Reception of John Chrysostom in the Middle Byzantine Period (9th–13th centuries): A Study of the Catechetical Homily on Pascha Huggins, Mark Patrick
University of Chicago Judging non-Muslim Religious Practice in the Early 17th–Century Ottoman Empire: Politics of Judicial Authority and Competing Legal Perspectives Kaya, Betül
Harvard University A History of Propositional Analysis from the Hellenistic Commentators on Aristotle to Theories of the Proposition in Arabic Philosophy, 900–1350 Klinger, Dustin Dominik
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) The Devotional Texts of Medieval Mystics in the Muslim Mediterranean: The Shadhili Sufi Order, 13th–15th Centuries Mansour, Ibrahim
Yale University Frictions of Finance: Inter-Imperial Credit Relations in 18th–Century Ottoman Trade Nye, Ellen Mary
University of Crete Outlining the Petty Aristocracy of Byzantine Anatolia in the Thirteenth Century Sotiriou, Athanasios


Koç Üniversitesi An Agricultural and Environmental History of Western Anatolia: Biga and Saruhan Districts ca. 1830–1890 Çelik, Semih
Freie Universität, Berlin Diverse and Fluid Identities. Local Traditions and Assimilation of External Elements in the Ceramic Production at Tepecik (Altınova, Elazığ) during the Chalcolithic Period D’Anna, Maria Bianca
Hitit Üniversitesi Water and Power: Water Management in Historic Landscape of Çorum – Alaca Region Sökmen, Emine
Brown University Mediterranean Communities in the First Millennium BCE: New Approaches to Identity and Interaction Steidl, Catherine
The Ohio State University Comparative Feminisms: Secular and Religious Discourses in the Egyptian and Turkish Women’s Movements, 1880–1940 Torunoğlu, Gülşah
University of Oxford The Roman Military Presence in Phrygia and Galatia and its Impact on Urban and Rural Communities Uzunoğlu, Hüseyin


Brown University Ottoman Americana: The Late Ottoman Empire and the Early United States in Contact and Exchange Ahmed, Faiz
Istanbul Üniversitesi Being in the Landscape: Claims to Land, Heritage, and Livelihood in Southwest Rural Türkiye Baykal Büyüksaraç, Güldem
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore They Have Mouths, and Speak Not” (Re)presenting Pagan Idols in Byzantine Art (9th–15th Centuries) Gasbarri, Giovanni
Lafayette College Armeno-Turkish and the Space of Language in the Late Medieval and Early Modern Worlds: Manuscript Production and the Circulation of Ideas, Literature, and People Goshgarian, Rachel
University of Illinois at Chicago Political Ecology of Water in the Hittite Borderlands: The Landscapes of the Holocene and the Anthropocene Harmanşah, Ömür
University of Leicester The Role of the Göksu Valley in Rough Cilicia in the Regional Networks of Mobility, Exchange and Trade from the Chalcolithic Period until the End of the Bronze Age Şerifoğlu, Tevfik Emre
University of Leuven The Village People: Rural Life in the Countryside of Hellenistic and Imperial Sagalassos Willet, Rinse


IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca Public Perceptions of “the Other’s” Heritage: Ottoman Heritage in Greece and Byzantine Heritage in Türkiye Tarhan, Hakan


Hebrew Univeristy of Jerusalem The Mor Hadbshabo Church and its Secondary Chapels in Gülgöze Varela, Alexandre
University of Belgrade Voices of Anatolia: Narrative Constructions of Self and Space in the 13th Century Vukašinović, Milan


University of Pavia Route Connections Across the Taurus From the Late Bronze Age Through the Iron Age (17th–7th BCE) Matessi, Alvise


Istanbul Üniversitesi Progress of the Final Publication of Çamaltı Burnu I Shipwreck Excavation Günsenin, Nergis
Danish National Museum Atlantic River-Scapes: Marine Geological and Archaeological Research of Ancient Harbour Sites in Morocco Trakadas, Athena


University of Vienna What's Under the Carpet? – A Deposit-Oriented Approach to the Study of Monumental Architecture at the Site of Arslantepe (Malatya, Türkiye) Cereda, Susanna
Freie Universität Berlin / TOPOI Thirdspace in Assyria and Urartu Egbers, Vera
Columbia University Fashioning a Medieval Capital: The Topography And Archaeology of the Mangana Quarter in Constantinople (843–1453 C.E.) Ercan, Ayşe
Columbia University Famine in a Time of Uncertainty: Food Aid and Sectarianism in Anatolia, 1839–1893 Ghazarian, Matthew
University of Oxford The Archaeology of Middle Byzantine Aphrodisias Jeffery, Hugh
Yale University Outsourcing Empire: Contracting out the Ottoman Postal System, 1690–1840 Koh, Choon Hwee
İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi Settlement Structures, Topography, and Social Response at Larisa (Buruncuk) in the Aeolis Külekçi, Ilgın
Boston College Sweat for Bread: Port Laborers and the Transformation of Labor in Istanbul from 1730 to 1807 Özizmirli, Görkem
University at Buffalo / University of Leuven Transforming Landscapes of Southwestern Anatolia: Social and Environmental Change in the Territory of Sagalassos during the Holocene Willett, Patrick


Leiden University Music Production in the 14th Century Jalayirid and Timurid Courts: The Life and Legacy of Abd al-Qadir Maraghi Abbasoğlu, Zeynep Yıldız
Koç Üniversitesi The Cult of Artemis at Klaros in Relation with the Worship of the Goddess in Western Anatolia and Greece Günata, Gülşah
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Peacetime Diplomacy and Interstate System: the Ottomans and the Safavids from 1639 to 1722 Güngörürler, Selim
The University of Sheffield Connectivity and Interaction between Samos and the Southeast Aegean/Southwest Coastal Anatolian Region in the Chalcolithic and the Early Bronze Age: An Integrated Ceramic Perspective Menelaou, Sergios
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Single, Poor Women in Istanbul, 1839–1914 Özbek, Müge
Sapienza University of Rome, Lecce Salento University Reappraisal of Istanbul’s Prehistoric and Byzantine Periods through Archaeobotanical Analysis Ulaş, Burhan
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Of Flesh, Mud and Idols: Oral Transmission and Literary Exchange in the Age of Crusaders Aydoğan, Zeynep


Independent scholar Regional Study of Diet, Health, and Population Affinities at the Sites of Tell Atchana/Alalakh (Hatay) and Karkemish (Gaziantep), Türkiye. Baysan, Rula Nuri
University of Cambridge - Bahçeşehir Üniversitesi Concealed Motion: Buildings, Builders, and Patrons during the Post-Seljuk Scramble Çağaptay, Suna
British School at Rome A Comparative Study of the Statue Landscape of Rome and Constantinople in the Early Middle Ages Coates-Stephens, Robert


School of High Studies in Social Sciences (EHESS, Paris) Cultural Heritage Policies and World Heritage Program in Türkiye Boucly, Julien


Harvard University Constructing an “Impious Mosque:” The Sultan Ahmed Mosque Complex (1609–1616) in the Context of the Political and Social Transformations of the Seventeenth Century Yıldız, Özge


Koç Üniversitesi Against All Evil: Byzantine Objects of Private Protection from Türkiye Georgousakis, Deniz Sever
University of Belgrade Narthexes of Middle Byzantine Monastic Churches in Constantinople, Bithynia, Cappadocia, and Mount Athos: Architecture and Function within the Stoudite Monasticism Stanković, Nebojša


Harvard University Before Nationalism: The Regency of Tunis and the Ottoman Empire (1874-1924) Ismail, Youssef Ben
University of Washington On the Margins of an Ottoman City: Politics of Exclusion in the Jewish Community of Izmir, 1847–1923 Bolel, Canan
Belgrade University Islamisation of Anatolia Through Popular Narratives of Late Medieval Anatolia Bozovic, Mihajlo Zoran
Stanford University Painting as Practice and Sensory Experience at Çatalhöyük (7100–5900 BC) Busacca, Gesualdo
Yale University The Social and Economic Geographies of Steamshipping in Southern Iraq, 1865-1909 Cole, Camille
University of Edinburgh Monastic Communities and Institutions in early Palaiologan Constantinople: A Social Historical Perspective Demirtiken, Elif
Stanford University Unravelling the Knot: A Socio-Material Approach to the Study of Neolithic Megasites Mazzucato, Camilla
Istanbul Üniversitesi What does kerpiç tell about the social structure of the Neolithic communities? Aşıklı as a case study Uzdurum, Melis


Harvard University/ Koç Üniversitesi Ambivalences of Ottoman Modernity: Nahda, Tanzimat, and World Literature Arslan, Ceylan Ceyhun
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi and École des hautes études en sciences sociales Notables and Reform: Making of Imperial Peripheries in Ottoman Kurdistan and Albania, 1800-1878 Bayraktar, Uğur
University of Lyon 2 , French National Center for Scientific Research Medieval Anatolia From East To West: Laboratory Analyses of 13th–14th Century Pottery From Küçükyalı and Kinet Höyük (Türkiye) Burlot, Jacques
Koç Üniversitesi Crossing the Cultural and Technological Borders in the Near East: Vitreous Materials and Integrated Technologies During the 2nd and 1st Millennia BC Arıkan, Gonca Dardeniz
Istanbul Üniversitesi Communal versus Household Aspects of Plant-Based Activities at Aşıklı Höyük: An Archaeobotanical Approach Ergun, Müge
University College London A Bioarchaeological Study of Mortuary Practices at Neolithic Çatalhöyük, Türkiye Haddow, Scott Donald
University of California LA Mobility and Resource Cooperation in the Late Neolithic Halaf Period Lau, Hannah Kwai-Yung
University at Buffalo, SUNY Knidian Harbors: Networks of Cultural Interaction in the Southeast Aegean Radloff, Lana


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Popular Uprisings in Pre-Modern Ottoman Lands Çıpa, Hakkı Erdem
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Pharmacological substances Exported from the Islamic World to Byzantium Durak, Koray Şevki
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Late Ottoman New Media: Reading, Visuality and Historical Experience During the Hamidian Era (1876-1909) Ersoy, Ahmet Abdullah
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Oils and Unguents in the Hittite World and the Ancient Near East of the 14th and 13th centuries BC: Integrating Linguistic and Archaeological Evidence Fappas, Ioannis
Indiana University Overnight Empire: The Attalids of Pergamon and Anatolia Kaye, Noah
New Europe College Mercenaries in the Byzantine World: 11th-15th Centuries Kyriakidis, Savvas
Cornell University From Istanbul to Addis Ababa: South-South Imperialism of the Early 20th Century Minawi, Mostafa


Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (ODTÜ) Changing Dynamics in the Middle Byzantine Komana Pontica, Central Black Sea, Türkiye Tatbul, Mustafa Nuri


Istanbul Teknik Üniversitesi The Langa Yenikapı Land Reclamation Area and the Formation of the Yalı Neighborhood (1750–1900) Han, Ayhan


Gazi Üniversitesi Kars: Russian Colonial Modernity on East Anatolia (1877‐1917) Gürallar, Neşe
Austrian Academy of Sciences Byzantine Epigraphy Rhoby, Andreas
Oxford University Byzantine Epigraphy Toth, Ida
Belgium Royal Academy of Archaeology Pieter Coecke van Aelst’s Trip to Istanbul in 1533–1534: A Reassessment Born, Annick Marthe Eugénie
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Late Ottoman Amuletic and Devotional Arts Gruber, Christiane Jacqueline
Austrian Archaeological Institute, Central Branch Vienna The Marmara Lake Basin in the Roman Period: an Analysis of Ceramics from the Central Lydia Archaeological Survey Rembart, Laura
Independant Scholar, Georgia Images as Social Agents: The Monumental Façade Relief Sculpture of St. John Baptist Church of Oshki (10th century) and Its Role in the Formation of the Unified Medieval Georgian Statehood Simonishvili, Nino
Koç Üniversitesi The Ottoman Spice Trade and Market Smellscapes: A GIS Case-Study Davis, Lauren Nicole
Thissen Archaeological Ceramics Bureau / TACB Barcın Höyük Pottery – Integrating Residue Analysis and Final Stratigraphy Thissen, Laurens Carolus
British School at Athens Greek-Orthodox Ecclesiastical Costume in the Ottoman Empire: 15th-17th centuries Vryzidis, Nikolaos
Hellenic Ministry of Culture, Directorate of Byzantine & Post-Byzantine Antiquities Connections between Imperial Capital and provincial centre: material culture of the Ottoman 'House of Bailo' in Chalcis, Greece (16th-19th century) Skartsi, Stefania
University of Oxford Publication of the Byzantine ceramics from the Çamaltı Burnu I shipwreck excavation Armstrong, Pamela
Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland Revisiting the 'Pompeii premise' in archaeology using Anatolian Neolithic data Brami, Maxime Nicolas
Florida State University The Cult of Constantine I in Middle Byzantine Art Jones, Lynn
Yaşar Üniversitesi The Ports Along the Shores of Asia Minor between 12th–14th Centuries in the Light of Portolan Charts and Notarial Acts Kahyaoğlu, Mehmet
İstanbul Üniversitesi Aşıklı Höyük Monograph: Aşıklı Höyük - Essays in Honour of Ufuk Esin Özbaşaran, Mihriban
Academy of Finland Ottoman Political Thought in Conversation with Europe Syros, Vasileios
New York University Captivity among the Ottomans Peirce, Leslie
Moscow State University Ethnic and Religious Diversity in Muslim Anatolia, ca. 1100–1400 Shukurov, Rustam
University of Cambridge Ottoman Victoriana: Nineteenth-Century Sultans and the Making of a Palace, 1795–1909. Türker, Deniz


Harvard University Paracelsus Goes East: Ottoman Medicine in the Early Modern Period Yerlioğlu, Akif
Harvard University The Politics of Piracy: Ottoman Pirates in the 17th-Century Mediterranean Ozel, Eda
Boston University The Lydian State as Seen Through the Dynamics of Monumentality Eren, Guzin
Harvard University The Caliphate in the Religious Works of Abū Ḥafṣ ʿUmar al-Suhrawardī Liew, Han Hsien
University of Edinburgh Imperial Ideology after Iconoclasm: Negotiating the Limits of Imperial Power in Byzantium, 843-913 Maric, Ivan
Münster Municipal Archaeology New research on late antique pilgrimage: Architecture, archaeology and historical context of a neglected church complex in Ephesus Sewing, Katinka
University Frankfurt From Uniformity to Diversity: Ancient Criteria for the Valuation of Hellenistic Pottery Goethe, Laura Picht
University of Tokyo Between 'Community Peace' and Public Order: Neighborhoods and Urban Administration in Istanbul (1730-54) Morita, Madoka
Columbia University Coping with Transitions: The Connected Construction of Türkiye, Syria, Lebanon, and Iraq (1918-1928) Okan, Orcun Can
University of Birmingham Dynamics in Thirteenth- and Fourteenth-century Cilician Economy Lin, Wei-Sheng


New York University Roman Urban Manufacturing and Trade in Asia Minor: A Comparative Spatial Analysis Evaluating Models of ‘Industrial Quarters’ and ‘Neighborhood Stores’ Murphy, Elizabeth
University of Michigan The Trans-communal Emergence of the Novel in the Late Ottoman Charriere, Etienne
CNRS Cultural Interactions and Construction of Identities: Techno-functional Analysis of Neolithic and Chalcolithic Personal Ornaments from Anatolia Alarashi, Hala
University of Paris Vine, Wine and Amphorae in Roman Cilicia: Production and Diffusion from the 1st c. B.C. to the 4th c. A.D. Autret, Caroline Marie Jeanne
University of Oxford Early Medieval Iron Anchor Design of the Anatolia Peninsula into the Age of Exploration Votruba, Gregory
German Archaeological Institute The Visualization of Diachronic Human-environment Interactions: A Model for the Milesian Peninsula Strupler, Néhémie


Istanbul Medeniyet Üniversitesi The Making of the Constantinopolitan Patriarchate in Late Antiquity Kaçar, Turhan
Ecole française d'Athènes Negotiating Heritage, Reclaiming History: Transnational Politics of Heritage and the Ottoman-Era “Bulgarian Monuments” in Türkiye Marinov, Tchavdar
University of St Andrews The Seljuk Empire of Anatolia Arslan-Yıldız, Sara Nur
Rice University Istanbul, City of Bachelors: An Urban History From Below Hamadeh, Shirine
University of Birmingham Ancient Maritime Dynamics (AMD): Cities, Sites, and Seas Harpster, Matthew
British School at Athens The Aegean-Style IIIc Pottery From Bademgediği Tepe Mountjoy, Penelope






University of Cologne The Ceremonial Topography of the Empire of Trebizond (1204-1461) Bardashova, Tatiana
UCLA Mirrors of the World: The Alexander Romances and the Fifteenth-Century Ottoman Sultanate Beaudoen, Lee Andre
Marmara Üniversitesi Research Topic: Double-Leaseholders and Ottoman Officials: Governing Waqf Property in Rumelia, 1739-1774 Bursalı, Osman Safa
Greek Ministry of Culture and Sport Architectural Sculptures from Middle Byzantine Athens Fotakidis, Sotirios
Brown University Roots of Wealth, Routes of Empire: Commercial Agriculture and Imperial Governance in the Late-Eighteenth-Century Ottoman Empire Griffith, Zoe Ann
Central European University Urban Tanzimat and the Social Practices of Property in Nineteenth-Century Istanbul Güçlü, Eda
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection Monastic Communities and Lay Society in Byzantine Thrace, CA. 950-1376 Makris, Georgios
University of Michigan The Role of Human Mobility in the Late Bronze to Early Iron Age Transition in Southwest Anatolia Mokrisova, Jana
Ohio State University Nasihatname Genre in Ottoman Literature Myers, Trisha Ann
Boston University Landscapes and Use of Space During the Bronze Age in Western Anatolia and the Aegean Scott, Catherine Barclay
University of Reading Investigating Neolithic Ecology and Settlement Networks in the Konya Plain: Integrated Micro-Contextual Analysis of Buildings and Open Areas at Çatalhöyük East, Boncuklu Hüyük and Pınarbaşı Suarez, Aroa Garcia
Free University of Berlin Personal Adornment in the Neolithic Middle East: A Case Study of Çatalhöyük Vasic, Milena


University of Liverpool Kings of the Mountain: A New Socio-Economic History of the Urartian Kingdom Çiftçi, Ali
CNRS The Lifestyle and Spatial Dynamics of the Saljuqs of Rum in Perspective Guedy, David Durand
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi American Evangelism and the Greek-speaking Populations in the Late Ottoman Empire: The Story of a Greek Protestant Family from the Eastern Mediterranean to North America (1880-1930) Erol, Merih
UCLA The Evolution of Metal Industries in Central Anatolia during the Bronze Age ca. 3000 - 1200 BC Lehner, Joseph
University of Queensland The Domestication of Humans through Architecture from the Neolithic through Bronze Ages at Multiple Sites in Türkiye Love, Serena
Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology Back to the Beginning. Reconstructing Exchange Networks in SW Türkiye during the Late Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age I (3500-2700 BC) in Relation to Early Complexity Vandam, Ralf
French Institute of Anatolian Studies Labraunda and Eurômos : Archaeology and History of Inland Caria Fortifications in the Classical and Hellenistic Periods Vergnaud, Baptiste


Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Landscapes of the Eastern Question. Beyoğlu Before and After the 1831 Fire Girardelli, Paolo
Independent Scholar Romans, Rums, Kafirs. Identity Transformation in Late Medieval Anatolia and the Balkans Kitapçı Bayrı, Buket
Sofia University Mechanisms of Damnatio Memoriae in Roman Asia Minor in the 3rd Century CE Raycheva, Milena


Ephorate of Antiquties The Origin of the Minoan Peak Sanctuaries Karetsou, Alexandra
Columbia University Petrol for the Padişah: Oil Concessions and Ottoman Environmentality, 1868-1928 Low, Michael Christopher
Austrian Archaeological Institute Pottery from the So-called Byzantine Palace in Ephesos. A Contribution to the Material Culture from the 5th-11th Century AD in Western Asia Minor Ladstaetter, Sabine
Institute of Southeast European Studies Romanian Academy Looking for a Carian Facies of the Sanctuary of Zeus Labraundeus from Achaemenid to Roman Times Lungu, Vasilica
Southern Connecticut University From the Capital to the Provinces: Armenian Photographers in the Late Ottoman Period Marsoobian, Armen


Ortadoğu Teknik Üniversitesi (ODTÜ) Çaltılar Höyük Archaeological Management Plan Öz, B. Nilgün


University of Michigan Ephemeral Edifices: Imperial Tents in the Late Ottoman Period Dimmig, Ashley


Ortadoğu Teknik Üniversitesi (ODTÜ) A Tale of Three Public Squares: Developing Management Strategies for Continuity of Historic Urban Areas through the Cases of Atpazarı, Ulus and Kızılay in Ankara Ayhan-Koçyiğit, Elif Selena
Mersin Üniversitesi Developing a Management Plan for Understanding, Preserving and Presenting the Historical Underground Water Structure in Gaziantep Uçar, Meltem


Russian State Academic University Hittite Perception of Space Shelestin, Vladimir


University of Bordeaux Burial Customs in Roman and Proto-Byzantine Asia Minor: An Archaeo-Anthropological Perspective Laforest, Caroline
National Portrait Gallery Bell-ringing: Bells and bell-towers in the Late Byzantine Period (1261-1453) Rodriguez-Suarez, Alex


University of Southern California Imagining Ottoman Jerusalem in Early Modern Italy Nelson, Sean

Wirsching, Alexandra – Deutsches Archaologisches Institut

Dwelling beyond standard. Investigations of a living quarter in Pergamon

Kraft, Andras – Central European University

Between the End and Eternity: Considerations on the Byzantine theology of time

Aguirre-Mandujano, Oscar – University of Washington

Poetry and Politics in the Early Modern Ottoman World: The Court of Bayezid II (r.1481-1512)

Hosainy, M. Hadi – University of Texas at Austin

Ottoman Law and Gender Seventeenth-Century Istanbul

Feist, Sabine – Ludwig Maximilians University

Byzantine architecture from the transitional period between 700 and 900 A.D.

Tınaz, Kerem – University of Oxford

Intellectual Trajectories From Ottomanism to Nationalism: The Cases of Mustafa Satı Bey, Tunalı Hilmi, and Abraham Galante

Leidholm, Nathan – University of Chicago

Political Families in Byzantium: The Social and Cultural Significance of the Genos as Kin Group, ca. 900-1150

Kentel, Mehmet – University of Washington

Cosmopolitanism over Dead Bodies: Subway, Cemetery, Garden and Urban Dualities in the Late 19th Century Istanbul

Sefer, Akın – Northeastern University

Labor in the Heart of Empire: Workers, Industry and the State in the Ottoman Imperial Naval Arsenal, 1839-1876

Cobb, Peter – University of Pennsylvania

The Second Millennium BCE Ceramics of the Marmara Lake Basin in their Western Anatolian Context: Mapping Networks through an Analysis of Pottery Production, Function and Exchange

Cobb, Elvan – Cornell University

Railway Crossings: Encounters in Ottoman Lands

Kowalleck, Ireen – Vienna University

The Early Classical Habitation Quarter on Kalabaktepe in Miletos: A Casestudy for Tracing the Persian Presence in the Material Record of Western Anatolia



Khuri-Makdisi, Ilham – Northeastern University

Imperial Connections? The Nahda (Arab Renaissance) and Translation Movements Between Ottoman Turkish and Arabic, 1860-1918

Kuruçayırlı, Ali Emre – Bryn Mawr College

Metallurgy in Cilicia and Amuq through the Second Millennium BCE: An insgiht into patterns of Technology and Exchange

Jones, Michael – Texas AM University

The Yenikapı Shipwrecks and Byzantine Maritime Trade and Technology

Unwin, Naomi Carless –  University College London

Practising Religion on the Interface: religion and society in Karia (7th – 1st centuries BC)

Arıcanlı, Sare – Princeton University

Organization of Ottoman imperial medicine in 17th-18th centuries

Nesseris, Ilias – University of Ioannina

Higher Education in Constantinople in the 12th century

Fingarova, Galina – University of Vienna

Significance and Meaning of Byzantine Stone Bridges

Aminov,  Bobir – Uzbek Academy of Sciences

Monuments of funerary epigraphy in Ottoman Türkiye and Central Asia in the 14th to 20thcentury (general trends, cultural and historical parallels and interrelations)

Kechriotis, Vangelis – Boğaziçi University

Christian populations in Ottoman Port-cities in the Black Sea and the Aegean at the turn of the 20th century

Kenan, Seyfi – Marmara University

The Search for “New Order” in Education in the Late 18th Century: The Inspection of Medreses in 1792

Uğurlu, Ayşe Hilal – Istanbul Technical University

Imperial Mosque Courtyards as Social Nuclei of Istanbul

Chatzopoulos, Antonios Vratimos – Yeditepe University

The Continuator of John Skylitzes: Linguistic and Historical Approach

Koshoridze, Irina – Georgian National Museum

Architectural complex Rabati in Akhaltsikhe (Georgia) –an example of Ottoman-Georgian architecture in Peripheries of the Empire



Otten, Thomas – Ministry for Building, Housing, Urban Development and Transport

Burial landscapes in Byzantine Anatolia and the case study of Pergamon



 Aykaç, Pınar – University College London

Assessing the Impacts of Musealisation in the Urban Context: The Case of Sultanahmet Archaeological Park in İstanbul’s Historic Peninsula

Zeren, Aslı – Politecnico di Milano

The World Heritage Cities in the Third Millennium: Integrated Management Strategies for Historic Urban Landscapes, The City of Istanbul and Rome



Curtis, Caitlin – University of Buffalo

Reassessing sustainability in heritage practice at two Turkish archaeological sites



Burri, Renate – University of Berne

Byzantine Book Production in East and West after the Fall of Constantinople



Gigante, Federica – The Warburg Institute and School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

The reception of Islamic art in Bologna and Ferrara in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries


Della Casa, Romina Antonella – Universidad de Buenos Aires

Hittite Myths: Lands and Memory during the Hittite Empire

Der, Lindsay – Stanford University

The role of human-animal relations in the material and social organization at Çatalhöyük, Türkiye

Dogiama, Triantafyllia Eirini – McMaster University

Investigating the Role of Hunting at Neolithic Çatalhöyük, Türkiye

Ford, Simon Samuel – University of Oxford

Continuity and Change in the Ecclesiastical Government of Early Byzantine Asia Minor, AD 641-787

Gölbaşı, Edip – Simon Fraser University

The Fourth Imperial Army:Internal Security Regime, the Politics of Coercion, and Violence in the Ottoman Eastern Provinces during the Hamidian Era (1876-1909)

Hughes, Erica  – University of Liverpool

Embodied Identities: The presentation of the human image in prehistoric Anatolia

Karacic, Steven  – Bryn Mawr College

Imperial Strategy and Local Adaptations: The Archaeological Evidence from Late Bronze IIA Tarsus-Gözlükule

Lelic, Emin  – University of Chicago

Ilm-i firâset and the Ottoman Weltanschauung: An esoteric science in the service of empire building

Rank, Scott  – Central European University

Rethinking Late-Ottoman Sectarianism: Christian-Muslim Religious Polemics, c.1861-1914

Ricetti, Melissa  – University of Rome “La Sapienza”

Texts and Seal Impressions from karum Kaniš level II: a comparative study

Schneider, Adam  –  University of California, San Diego

Stable isotope evidence for paleoclimatic conditions in southeastern Anatolia (c.2600 – 2100 BCE)

Stanfill, Jonathan  – Fordham University

Embracing the “Barbarians”: The Syrians and Goths in the Pastoral Strategy of John Chrysostom

Taner, Melis – Harvard University

Your true vocation is art:” Transformations in Ottoman miniature painting in the late 16th to mid- 17th centuries



Adalı, Selim Ferruh – Bilkent University

Anatolian Politics in the Seventh Century BC and the Neo-Assyrian Evidence

Bordino, Chiara – Tuscia University

Collecting saints in Middle Byzantine period: art and hagiography in Cappadocia, Constantinople and the Mediterranean area

Buzov, Snjezana – Ohio State University

The World of Ottoman Miscellany Mecmuas

Gerçek, Nebahat İlgi – University of Copenhagen

Agreements from the Early Empire Period (1450-1350 BCE): A Study of the Origins and Development of Hittite Diplomatic Documents

Kiel, Hedda Reindl – Ludwig-Maximilians University

The System of Gifting in the Ottoman Elite (16th-18th Century)

Kiel, Machiel – Gemente Univeriteit

The Origins and Development of the Turkish Colonization of and the Spread of Islam in the Territories of the Present Republic of Macedonia – ca. 1385 to 1900

Malatras, Christos – University of Birmingham

The Latin heritage in Byzantium (9th-15th centuries)

Melvani, Nicholas – National Hellenic Research Foundation

Monasteries and Society in 15th-century Constantinople

Rance, Philip – Independent Scholar

Codex Constantinopolitanus graecus 36 (Topkapı Sarayı) and the Taktika of Nikephoros Ouranos

Sekedat, Bradley Michael – Dartmouth College

Industrial Landscapes in Roman Asia Minor

Özkaya, Belgin Turan – Middle East Technical University

Travelling, Collecting, Displaying in the 19th century: A Material History of the “Xanthian Marbles”

Akar, Murat – University of Florence

The Late Bronze Age II City of Alalakh and Its Social Context in the Northern Levant: A Re-Examination of the Post-Level IV Stratigraphic Sequence (I-III) based on New Excavation Results (2003-2010)

Onur, Fatih – Akdeniz University

Stadiasmus Patarensis: The Monument & the Results of the Field Surveys in Lycia

Elam, Nilgün – Anadolu University

History of Byzantine Pamphylia According to Sigillographic and Hagiographic Data (3rd-14th centuries)

Ruscu, Ligia – Universitatea Babes-Bolyai

Greek cities founded by Roman emperors in Asia Minor

Karakaya-Stump, Ayfer – The College of William and Mary

From Persecution to Informal Accomodation: Ottoman Politics of Difference and the Kizilbash/Alevi Communities in Anatolia



Fortna, Benjamin – University of London, SOAS

Kuşçubaşı Eşref and his Place in the History of the Late Ottoman Empire

Michailidou, Anna – National Hellenic Research Foundation

Weight measuring and value estimation in technology and exchange. The evidence from Bronze Age sites in Anatolia



Yıldırım, Ege – Ankara University

A Cultural Heritage Management Plan for Mudurnu: Conservation-Led Sustainable Development in an Anatolian Silk Road Town

Kıvılcım Çorakbaş, Figen – Anadolu University

Preparation of ‘Site Management Plan’ for the Land Walls of Istanbul



Souvatzi, Stella – Greek Open University

Neolithic cultural heritage and identity in Türkiye and Greece: A comparative study


 Aksoy-Sheridan, R.Aslıhan – Bilkent University

Ottoman Manuscript Culture in the long 17th Century

Craft, Sarah – Brown University

Dynamic Landscapes in Late Roman and Early Byzantine Anatolia: Travel Infrastructure and Early Christian Pilgrimage

Gürbüzel, Aslıhan – Harvard University

Social Imagination in the Mystical Works of İsmail Rusuhi Ankaravi (d.1631)

Howell, Jesse – Harvard University

The Ragusa Road: mobility and encounter in the Ottoman Balkans (1430-1700)

Human, Helen – Stanford University

World Heritage in Türkiye: Cultural Politics, National Identity, & Development

Klein, Denise – University of Konstanz

The History of Mehmed Giray: History Writing and Rulership in the Crimean Khanate (1683–1703)

Manolova, Divna – Central European University

Translating Science to Literature: The Case of Nikephoros Gregoras’ Letter Collection

Massa, Michele – University College London

Networks before the Empires: transfer of goods, raw materials, technologies and ideology within Anatolia during the 3rd millennium BC

Sheridan, Michael Douglas – Bilkent University

A Cultural-Historical Reading of Satirical Exchange in the Early 17th-Century Ottoman Empire




 Abdullaev, Kazim – Institute of Archaeology, Samarkand

The Cultural Interaction between Central Asia and Anatolia in the Early Seleucid Period (From Selecus I Nikator to Antiochus I Soter)

Canbakal, Saffet Hülya – Sabancı University

Distribution of Wealth in the Ottoman Empire, 1500-1840

Değirmenci, Tülün – Pamukkale University

Remaking the Past: The Images of Selim I in 17th Century Ottoman Painting

Draycott, Catherine –The Courtauld Institute of Art, London

Art and Economy in Lycia, 500 – 450 BC

Manuelli, Federico – University of Trieste

Lighting up the Dark Age: transformation processes in the Upper Euphrates region at the turn of the 1st Millennium BCE.

Rice, Candace – University of Oxford

Disentangling Coastal Economies: Regionalism in the Roman Mediterranean

Summers, Geoffrey – Middle East Technical University

The Cappadocia Gate and Palatial Complex at the Iron Age Capital on the Kerkenes Dağ in Central Türkiye

Tsivikis, Nikolaos – University of Crete

Urban Transformation and Ruralisation on the two sides of the Aegean. Amorium and Messene during the Late Roman and Early Byzantine period (AD 350-800)

Varınlıoğlu, Günder – Dumbarton Oaks

Settling the Islands off the Coast of Isauria: Boğsak in Late Antiquity

Votruba, Dilşad Sıla – Ankara University

Western Anatolia in Context During the Late Bronze Age: Identifying the Local Cultures and Their Interaction with the Mycenaeans and the Hittites

Alpenidze, Tamar – Tbilisi State University

Documents about Ivironi: Georgian monastery on the Mount Athos – preserved at archives of Istanbul and Türkiye

Korobeynikov, Dmitry – Russian Academy of Sciences

Byzantine-Turkish relations from the eleventh to the fifteenth century

Farney, Gary – Rutgers University

Roman Aristocratic Family Identity and Anatolia

Muminov, Ashirbek – Institute of Oriental Studies, Kazakhstan

Islamic Jurisprudence in Asia Minor and Central Asia: Continuity and Mutual Influence in Hanafi Fiqh from the Eleventh to the Fifteenth Centuries

Talloen, Peter – Independent Scholar

Saints in the mountains: the Christianisation of time in Pisidia

Şişman, Cengiz – Furman University

Burden of Silence: Sabbatai Mehmed Sevi, Eighteen Commandments and Three Ottoman Sabbateanisms (1626-1926)

Auzepy, Marie-France – Paris VIII University

Marmara Mission and Bithynia

Greaves, Alan – University of Liverpool

A World between Worlds: Western Anatolia in the Second Millennium BC

Held, Winfried – University of Marburg

Colossal Temples of the Hadrianic period

Baker, Julian – Ashmolean Museum, Oxford University

Money in Constantinople, the Sea of Marmara, and the Northeast Aegean, during the fourteenth century



 Saraç, Dinç – Newcastle University

Develop a management plan for the archaeological site of Myra, located in the district of Demre, Antalya



Özgüner, Nimet Pınar – Boston University

Archaeological Entanglements: The People, Places, and Politics of Archaeology in Türkiye




Shopov, Aleksandar – Harvard University

Intersection of science, horticultural expertise, the natural environment, technology, politics and the economy in the production of food in the Eastern Mediterranean during the Ottoman period

Vacek, Alexander – Oxford University

The Greek and Related Pottery from Al Mina. A Case Study of Production, Consumption and Distribution of Greek Pottery in the Eastern Mediterranean from c. 800 to 600 BCE.

Morgan, Ann M. – University of Texas

Foundation Myths and Local Identity in the Urban Landscapes of Asia Minor

Beşiryan, Aylin – European University (Florence)

Negotiating the Ottoman Constitution, 1856-1876

Cengay, Berker – Princeton University

A New Savior for the Public: A Comparative Analysis of Popular Scientific Writing in Late Ottoman and Qing Empire

Schrijver, Frouke – University of Birmingham

The early Palaiologan Court (1261-1354)

Danalı, Merih – Harvard University

Negotiating Self-Representation and Cultural Identity: Artistic and Cultural Responses to the Byzantine and Ottoman Encounter (ca.1300-1453)

Ertem, Özge – European University, Florence

Eating the Last Seed: Famine, Empire, Survival and Order in Ottoman Anatolia in the late 19th century

Vaessen, Rik – University of Sheffield

The Aegean in crisis? Reconsidering the significance of the appearance of Protogeometric pottery on the west coast of Asia Minor

Öztürk, Salim Aykut – University College London

Mapping the Armenian Istanbul of Late Ottoman Period: Re-locating Istanbul in the History of Armenians

Hedrick, Tera – Northwestern University

The Power of Objects: Ars Sacra and the Negotiation of the Sacred in Late Byzantium​​​​​


Alessandro Poggio, Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa

The Transmission of the neo-Hittite artistic tradition to southern Anatolia in the Achaemenid Age

Bärbel Ruhl, Philipps Universitat Marburg

Imbros. Archaeology of an Athenian klerouchia

Emine Ekin Tuşalp, Harvard University

The Kings of the State of Meaning and Discourse”: Ottoman Scribal Service in the late 17th century

Gülay Yılmaz, McGill University

The Social & Economic Roles of Janissaries in a 17th Century Ottoman City: The Case of İstanbul

Leah Long, University of Michigan

Economies of Stone: Urbanism and the marble industries of Roman Asia Minor

Leigh Stork, University of Edinburgh

Metal and Power: the rise of socio-complexity in the Upper Euphrates Valley, late 4th- early 3rd millennia B.C.

Oya Dinler, Exeter University

Luxuria in Roman Bath Architecture: Constructing Memories on Text and Architecture

Patrycja Filipowicz, Adam Mickiewicz Univ. in Poznan

Multi-scalar transformations across the Late Neolithic and Early Chalcolithic periods in the South-West Anatolia

Sofia Georgiadou, University of Illinois

Architecture and Statehood in Late Byzantium, 1204-1461: A Comparative Study of the Courts of Nicaea, Trebizond, and Epiros

Zeynep Altok, Boğaziçi University

Sixteenth-Century Biographies of Poets and Ottoman Elite Identity

solt Simon, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Court officials in the so-called Late Hittite Kingdoms



Andreas E. Furtwängler, Martin-Luther Univ., Halle

The Oracle Sanctuary of Didyma: from the Beginning to the 4th c. BC

Ariel Salzmann (Spring Term, 2011), Queen’s University, Canada

The Catholic Response to the Ottoman Challenge, 1600-1800

Dana Sajdi, Boston College

Imagined in the Image of the Other: Representations of Damascus and Istanbul

Elena Frangakis-Syrett (Spring Term 2011), CUNY

Trade, Banking and Investment in the Ottoman Empire: The Economy of İzmir, c. Mid-19th to early 20th centuries

Galina Tirnanic, University of Chicago

The Art of Punishment:The Spectacle of the Body in the Streets of Constantinople

Inge Uytterhoeven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

The Evolution of Housing in Asia Minor during the Late Republic and Early Imperial Period (2ndc. BC-1st c. AD): an indication for ‘Romanization’?

Jacob Roodenberg (Spring Term, 2011), Independent scholar

A new approach to Ilıpınar: A re-evaluation of an early farming community in the eastern Marmara region

James Baldwin (Spring Term,2011), New York University

Islamic Law in an Ottoman Context: Resolving Disputes in late 17th/early 18th-century Cairo

Jeffrey Michael Featherstone, CNRS / Paris

The Great Palace of Constantinople: Use and Desuetude

Mara Horowitz, Independent scholar

Pottery and Polity: Material Culture, Economy, and Society at Middle-Late Bronze AgeAlalakh

Nicholas Gailhard, Independent scholar

From Bronze to Iron, the transition between two metallurgies in the ancient civilization of Anatolia

Nicoletta Momigliano (Spring Term, 2011), University of Bristol

Settlement history and Material Culture in pre-Classical Lycia: the Çaltılar Survey Project

Nükhet Varlık, James Madison University

Plague and Empire: The Ottoman Experience, 1347-1600

Ömür Harmanşah, Brown University

Archaeology of place and place-making: Re-orienting ancient Anatolian rock reliefs and spring monuments

Rachel Goshgarian, Krikor and Clara Zohrab Information Center

Ahis, Futuwwa and the City: Reconsidering Urban Culture and Inter-faith Interaction in Late Medieval Anatolia

Stuart Raymond Blaylock, Independent scholar

Cultural Transitions in the Euphrates and Tigris: Form Bronze to Iron Age in North Mesopotamia


Gürgan, Burcu – Harvard University, USA

Hezarfen Hüseyin’s Travelling Gaze: The Life and Times of a 17th century Ottoman Encyclopedist

Loupis, Dimitrios – Harvard University, USA

Applying Ottoman Rule in the Balkans: Evrenos Beg and his Descendants (14th-15th centuries)

Mauermann, Dorothea – Martin Luther University, Germany

Development of Persian Coinage along the Asia Minor coast

Blid, Jesper – Uppsala University, Sweden

Labraunda in Late Antiquity

Jedamski, Julia – CEU, Hungary

Decentralization in Byzantium: A topographical Analysis of the Laskarid Realm (1204-1261)

Stathi, Katerina – European University Institute, Italy

The Sublime Porte in the City of the Wise: Power and Social Interaction in Ottoman Athens (1760-1821)

Akalın, Kutlu – Princeton University, USA

Coercion and Consensus in the Post-Chalcedonian Eastern Empire: Sixth- Century Constantinople according to Syriac Sources

Sade-Mete, Özge – University of Washington, USA

Archaeological and Ethnographic Museums in Türkiye as Places of Both Remembrance and Forgetting

Wilkinson, Tob – University of Sheffield, UK

Tying the threads of Eurasia: Trans-regional routes in Eastern Anatolia and western Central Asia

Rüstem, Ünver – Harvard University, USA

Architecture for a New Age: Imperial Ottoman Mosques in Eighteenth-Century Istanbul

Spyropoulos, Yannis – University of Crete, Greece

The Janissaries of Crete as a Military Unit and an Interest Group from the Second Half of the 18th Century to the Suppression of the Janissary Corps (1826)




Erkinov, Aftandil – National University of Uzbekistan

Ottoman Türkiye and Central Asia: Timurid mannerism, influence and interrelations (second half of the 15th – the end of the 19th centuries)

Musin, Alexandr – Spring term, Institute of History of Material Culture, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

The Cultural Exchange between the Region of North-Eastern Mediterranean and Anatolian and medieval Northern Russia in 750-1500 AD: Challenge of the Archaeological Approach

Muslu, Cihan – University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Behind the Scenes of Warfare: Ottoman-Mamluk Relations

Meiggs, David – University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Pasture amd Isotopes:Refining Ideas about Feeding Ancient Alalakh

Terzioğlu, Derin – Boğaziçi University, Türkiye

The Age of the Kadızadelis: Social and Moral Regulation in Seventeenth-Century Ottoman Empire

Keser-Kayaalp, Elif – Oxford University, UK

Understanding Monastic Space in Northern Mesopotamia

Balta, Evangelia – Institute for Neohellenic Research, Greece

Karamanlıdıka Studies

Hodder, Ian – Spring term , Stanford University, USA

The Role of Symbolism in the Origins of Settled Life in Anatolia and the Middle East

Akiba, Jun – Chiba University, Japan

Townsmen and Villagers into Ottomans: Education, Government Service and Social Mobility in the Late Ottoman Empire

Summerer, Latife – Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany

Tatarlı: Study of a Painted Wooden Tomb Chamber in Phrygia

Peirce, Leslie – NYU, USA

Abduction and the Politics of Sexuality in the Ottoman World

Marie-Claude, Boileau – British School at Athens, Greece

The Ceramic Landscape of Cilicia: Assessing Diachronic Patterns of Ceramic Production in South-Central Türkiye from the Neolithic to the Roman Periods

Ateş, Sabri – Southern Methodist University, USA

Shi’is of the Sultan, Sunnis of the Shah: Religion, Politics, and the Making of the Ottoman-Iranian Boundary

Anghel, Silviu – Columbia University, USA

Burying the Gods

Kotzabassi, Sofia – Spring term , Aristotle University, Greece

The History of Doukas. Critical Edition, Translation, and Commentary

Ersoy, Yaşar – Bilkent University

Excavations on the South Slope of the Acropolis at Clazomenae


Wharton, Alyson – SOAS, University of London, UK

Building in the Tanzimat

Flaata, Amanda – University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Sanctuaries of Meter in the Aegean World

Phillips, Amanda – Oxford University, UK

The Consumption of Luxury and Quasi-luxury Textiles in the 17th century Ottoman Empire

Henry, Ayşe – University of Illinois – USA

The Pilgrimage Center of St. Symeon the Younger: Designed by angels, supervised by a saint, constructed by pilgrims

Weddle, Candace -University of Southern California, USA

Making Sense of Emperor Worship: The Sensory Experience of Cult in Late Antique Asia Minor

Rojas, Felipe – University of California, USA

Memory, Identity and Order in the Lydian Landscape

Özkan, Fulya – SUNY Binghamton, USA

The Construction of Roads in the Late Nineteenth-Century Ottoman Empire: An Arena of Social Conflict

Şakul, Kahraman – Georgetown University, USA

Ottoman Perceptions of Russia in the Age of Napoleon

Kayhan, Leyla – Harvard University, USA

Marriage, Divorce and Property in Late Eighteenth-Century Ottoman Istanbul

Ağır, Seven – Princeton University, USA

From Welfare to Wealth: Ottoman and Spanish Grain Policies in a Time of Change

Levy-Daphny, Tsameret – Tel Aviv University, Israel

Diyarbakır, a Forgotten Ottoman Vilayet: A Social and Cultural History of An Ottoman Province in the 18th Century




Eger, Asa – Independent scholar

Excavation on the Islamic-Byzantine Frontier: the frontier fort of Hisn al-Tīnāt

Çakırlar, Canan – Tuebingen University, Germany

The contribution of historical zooarchaeology to understanding acculturation, subsistence and environment in Anatolia: The case study from Kinet Höyük’s Late Iron Age, Persian, Hellenistic and Medieval layers

Zeevi, Dror – Ben Gurion University, Israel

Fractal Theory and Ottoman Socio-Political Conglomerates

Casale, Giancarlo – Spring 2009 , University of Minnesota, USA

Curiosity and Intolerance in Muslim-Christian Relations: The Ottoman Case

Jevtic, Ivana – University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Reconstructing the Genesis of the Palaeologan art: the testimony of Byzantine Monuments of Istanbul

Özervarlı, M.Sait – İSAM (Research member), Türkiye

Tradition and Modernization in Late Ottoman/Turkish Intellectual History

Dressler, Markus– Fall 2008 , Hofstra University, USA

From “Crypto-Christianity” to “Turkish Islam”: The Discovery of the Alevis in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries

Toksöz, Meltem – Boğaziçi University, Türkiye

Historians, Intellectuals and Academics: History Writing and History Education in the Late Ottoman Empire

Alkan, Necati – Hebrew University, Israel

The Nusayri ‘Alawis in the Late Ottoman Empire

Kavtaria, Nino – National Center of Manuscripts, Georgia

Constantinopolitan School of the Book Art and its impact on the Georgian miniature painting from the Black Mountain of the 11th century

Konis, Polyvios – Spring 2009, University of Birmingham, UK

From Constantinople to Cappadocia: The Association between centre and periphery in Byzantine art

Gradeva, Rossitsa – Fall 2008 , Institute of Balkan Studies, Bulgaria

Ottoman Policy with Respect to Non-Muslims’ Cult Buildings, end of 17th-beginning of 18th centuries


Ozil, Ayşe – Birkbeck College, University of London, UK

The Ottoman Greek Orthodox Communities: The Case of Western Anatolia 1850-1914

Nacar, Can – Binghamton University, USA

Contextualizing a Culture of Contestation: Tobacco Workers in the Ottoman Empire, 1883-1914

Bozhinova, Elena – Sofia University, Bulgaria

Ancient Thrace and its Neighbors at the Beginning of the Iron Age: Cultural and Historical Perspectives

Lini, Gabriella – University of Geneva, Switzerland

The Peninsula of Knidos in the Byzantine Period. The Topographical Evolution of the City and its Territory: The Archeaological Record

Boykov, Grigor – Bilkent University, Türkiye

Anatolia in the Balkans: Demography, Social and Religious Processes in Comparative Perspective

Börekçi, Günhan – Ohio State University, USA

Bringing the Ottoman Court Back In: Power, Patronage and Favoritism during the Reign of Ahmed I, 1603-1617

Kiprovska, Mariya – Bilkent University, Türkiye

Gazihood and Sainthood in the Ottoman Realm: Mihaloğulları Family’s Patronage over the Heterodox Dervish Complexes in Anatolia and the Balkans

Yalman, Suzan – Harvard University, USA

A Period of ‘Transformation’: Religion, Urbanism and Identity in the Architectural Patronage of Sultan Alaeddin Keykubad (r.1220-37)

Ilıcak, Şükrü – Harvard University, USA

Ottoman Reaction to the Greek Revolution (1821-1828)

Akın, Yiğit -Ohio State University, USA

All Quiet on the Home Front? Politics and Everyday Life in Istanbul during World War I




Ivison, Eric –  City University of New York, USA

The Lower City Church Complex at Byzantine Amorium

Çıpa, Hakkı Erdem – Indiana University, USA

In the Name of Legitimacy: Social Rebellions and Succession Struggles in the Ottoman Empire

Orbay, Kayhan – University of Vienna, Austria

Economic Crises in Rural and Town Economy as Reflected in the Imperial Waqfs

Zavagno, Luca – University of Birmingham, UK

The Fate of the Byzantine City from the 5th to the 9th centuries

Simonishvili, Nino – Tbilisi State University, Georgia

Georgian-Byzantine Cultural Relationship in the 9th-10th centuries: The Art of Tao-Klardjeti

Henry, Olivier – University of Illinois, USA

Graves of Caria: Studies in Ancient Architecture and Cultural Identity

Papadopoulou, Pagona -Sorbonne University, Paris

Between the Emperor, the Sultan and the Khan: Coinage and Politics in the 12th and the 13th centuries Trebizond

Stoyanov, Roman – Institute for the History of Material Culture St. Petersburg, Russia

Anatolian Burial Customs and Their Reflection in Classical and Hellenistic Necropoleis of the Black Sea Settlements

Kyriakidis, Savvas – University of Birmingham, UK

13th and 14th century Byzantine Warfare in the Wider Geographical Context

Yvonne Stolz, Oxford University, UK

Who is Who among The Crowned Heads of Byzantium? A Study of Byzantine Diadems and Images with Diadems in Türkiye, 4th to 10th centuries


Tuğ, Başak – New York University, USA

Administration of Sexuality in the Ottoman society: Illicit Sex in Mid-eighteenth century Anatolia

Kitapçı Bayri, Buket – University of Paris Sorbonne, France

The Social and Cultural changes in Anatolia during the Palaeologan Period through the Byzantine and Turkish-Muslim Hagiographical sources (13th-15th centuries)

Karakaş, Deniz – Binghamton University, USA

Water Fountains and Urban Life in the Outskirts of Istanbul, 1715-1786

Toteva, Galya – University of Minnesota, USA

Local Cultures of Late Achaemenid Persian Anatolia

Balsoy, Gülhan – Binghamton University, USA

Measuring the 19th century: the Transformation from the Old Weights and Measures to the Metric System in the Ottoman Empire 1850-1896

Erefe, İklil – Harvard University, USA

Artisanship, Morals, State and Society in the Marketplace: Bursa in the Late 15th century

Strang, Jonathan – Suny Buffalo, USA

A Socio-Historical Study of the City of Teos

Carile, Maria Cristina – University of Bologna, Italy

The Vision of the Palace of the Byzantine Emperors as a Heavenly Jerusalem

Trepanier, Nicolas – Harvard University, USA

Food as a Window into Daily Life 14 th century Central Anatolia

Wittmann, Richard – Harvard University, USAJustice in a Plural Society: Christians and Jews before Shari’a courts in 17th century Istanbul



Singer, Amy – Tel Aviv University, Israel

Imarets Past to Present

Katz, David – Tel Aviv University, Israel

The Turks in the European Experience

Vroom, Joanita – University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Bardill, Jonathan – Independent Scholar, United Kingdom

Constantine, Polyeuktos, Masonry and Monuments in Byzantine Constantinople

Konuk, Koray – University of Bordeaux, France

The Elmali (Decadrachm) Hoard, Exchange and Politics in the Aegean World in the Early Classical Period

Seyer, Martin – Institute of Classical Archaeology Vienna, Austria

The Lycian Inscribed Monuments Project

Casabonne, Oliver – Tours University, France

Researches on Central and Southern Anatolia from Hittite to Roman periods

Sabev, Orlin – Institute of Balkan Studies, Sofia, Bulgaria

A Virgin Deserving Paradise or a Whore Deserving Poison: Manuscript Tradition and Printed Books in the Ottoman Turkish Society

Solovyov, Sergey – Hermitage Museum St. Petersburg, Russia

Not only the Ionians: Anatolian People on the Move to the Black Sea in the 7th and 6th centuries B.C.


Turna, Babür – Bilkent University

Daily Life in the Ottoman Empire

Piras, Daniela – Tübingen University

Cultural Characteristics of Caria from Archaic to Hellenistic Times

Mihaljevic, Marina – Princeton University

Constantinopolitan Architecture of the Komnenian Era (1080-1180) and its Impact on the Balkans

Dalgıç, Örgü – NYU

Late Antique Floor Mosaics in Constantinople Before the Great Palace

Yıldırım, Rıza – Bilkent University

The Making of the Qizilbash Heresy in the Ottoman Empire

Lockwood, Sean – Cincinnati University

Aytas Mevkii/Islamlar in the Elmali Basin: A Multi-Period Sepulchral Site in Northern Lycia

Çağaptay-Arıkan, Suna – Illinois University

Visualizing the Cultural Transition in Bithynia: Architecture, Appropriation, and Correlative Spaces


Erimtan, Can – British Institute of Archaeology

Between Paris and Isfahan: Deconstructing the Eighteenth-Century Palace of Saadabad in Istanbul

Grossman, Heather – Illinois University

Photography, Monuments, Modernization, and National Identity in the Late Ottoman Period

Bakirtzis, Nikolas – Princeton University

The Monastic Landscape of Constantinople’s Environs.

Ergin, Nina – Suny Buffalo University

The Life Story of the Çemberlitas Hamam

Hülden, Oliver – Tübingen University

Grave Types, Burial Practice, and Funerary Cult in Western Anatolia in the Archaic and Classical Periods: Anatolian Roots and Foreign Influences

Voyadjis, Sotiris – Independent Scholar & Restoration Architect

Relations and Interactions between Ottoman and Post-Byzantine Architecture in the 16th and 17th Centuries