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The Ottoman First World War: 100 Years Later


07 Nov 10:30am-12pm

This event is part of a lecture series, Think Again, brought to you by the Georgetown University Graduate Liberal Studies Programs 

The Ottoman First World War: 100 Years Later
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Speaker:
Dr. Mustafa Aksakal, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History, Georgetown University and Nesuhi Ertegun Chair, Modern Turkish Studies 

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Georgetown University’s School of Continuing Studies is pleased to present the “Think Again” community lecture series, developed to highlight the outstanding scholarship of the programs and faculty of Georgetown University. This lecture series–hosted by the Graduate Liberal Studies programs–will introduce the Washington, D.C., community to new perspectives on historical events with an eye to the future. In this inaugural offering, the “Think Again” community lecture series will focus on “The Consequences of World War I Peacemaking”, in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War.     

Refreshments will be provided. Tickets are $39.50 with discounts available for multiple ticket purchases. Advanced ticket sales recommended. No cash ticket sales on site on day of the event. 


Speaker: Mustafa Aksakal, Ph.D.
Lecture Title: The Ottoman First World War: 100 Years Later

Mustafa Aksakal is Associate Professor of History and Nesuhi Ertegun Chair of Modern Turkish Studies at the School of Foreign Service and is the author of The Ottoman Road to War in 1914 (2008), a study of internal reasons for the empire’s decision to join the war on Germany’s side. Recently he held fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, and the American Council of Learned Societies. He teaches courses in Ottoman and Modern Turkish history.

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