Publications & Works

Articles Published in Other Journals

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

An Analysis of the Place of Dance in Relation to Identity Construction Processes

Dance, Age and Politics: 30th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Ethnochoreology, Szeged, Hungary, 28 July - 03 August 2018, pp.203-212

Afro-Turks and Revitalization of the Calf Festival (Dana Bayramı)

Staging The Past in Contemporary Turkey, İstanbul, Turkey, 10 May 2019

Narratives that surround performances in a political context

International Council for Traditional Music-28th Ethnochoreology Symposium, Zagreb, Croatia, 7 - 14 July 2014, pp.398

In Pursuit of Articles and News on Afife Jale in the Publications of Women and Theater Circles of Her Time

Kadın Hayatlarını Yazmak: Oto/Biyografi, Yaşam Anlatıları, Mitler ve Tarih Yazımı Sempozyumu (Kadın Eserleri Kütüphanesi ve Bilgi Merkezi Vakfı ve Yeditepe Üniversitesi Tarih Bölümü), İstanbul, Turkey, 19 - 20 April 2014, pp.39 Sustainable Development

THE REVITALISATION PROCESS OF THE CALF FESTIVAL (DANA BAYRAMi) OF AFRO-TURKS IN IZMIR

27th Symposium of the International Council for Traditional Music Study Group on Ethnochoreology, Limerick, Ireland, 22 - 29 July 2012, pp.227-233 Sustainable Development identifier

Revitalized Dana Bayramı Within the Framework of Afro-Turks’ Ongoing Struggle for Visibility

Ege University 14th International, Cultural Studies Symposium, İzmir, Turkey, 8 - 10 May 2013

Some Observations on Tahtacı Ritual Movements in Akçeşme Village, May 2005

International Council for Traditional Music-24th Ethnochoreology Sym., Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 10 - 16 July 2006, pp.161-163

Gender in the Revitalization Process of the Alevi Ritual Movement

International Council for Traditional Music Ethnochoreology Sym., Cheske-Budejovice, Czech Republic, 19 - 25 July 2010

The Initial Folk Dance Seminar in Turkey

International Council for Traditional Music-25th Ethnochoreology Sym., Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia, 11 - 18 August 2008, pp.71-74

Shifting Paradigms of Folklore in Turkey in the 1990s: Three Case Studies

American Folklore Society, Kentucky, United States Of America, 22 - 26 October 2008, pp.69

Different Perspectives on the Cult of Fire

International Council for Traditional Music, Bologna, Italy, 11 July 2004, pp.176-182

The Revival of the Semah Dances: Identity Question versus Identity Politics

International Council for Traditional Music -21th Ethnochoreology Sym., Zagreb, Croatia, 2 - 08 July 2000, pp.279

The Reformulation of Ritual Dances in Public Space with Respect to Identity Question

American Folklore Society 2000 Annual Meeting, Ohio, United States Of America, 25 - 29 October 2000, pp.48

Alevi Semahs in Historical Perspective

ICTM - 20th Ethnochoreology Symposium, İstanbul, Turkey, 1 - 09 August 1998, pp.32-42

Books & Book Chapters

Afife Jale on the Stage: Questioning Female Identity in Theater; Late Ottoman and Early Republican Modernization Processes

in: Celebration, Entertainment and Theatre in the Ottoman World, Suraiya Faroqhi,Arzu Öztürkmen, Editor, Seagull Books, London, pp.393-406, 2014

Alevi Ritual Movement: Its Representation in Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century Texts and Today

in: Medieval and Early Modern Performance in the Eastern Mediterranean, Arzu Öztürkmen,Evelyn Birge Vitz, Editor, Brepols Publishers , Brussels, pp.481-502, 2014

In Pursuit of Feminist History

Bogaziçi Gösteri Sanatlari Toplulugu, İstanbul, 2013

Changing traditions in Turkey: Alevi rituals and beyond

in: Folkloric Approaches from Greece and Turkey, Evangelos Avdikos, Editor, Pedio, Athens, pp.93-118, 2012

Representation of Alevi Identity in the texts on Alevi rituals, which have been published in the period of 1915-1940

in: Identities Please - The search of cultural identities and their representation in the Republic of Turkey, Gönül Pultar, Editor, ODTÜ Yayıncılık, Ankara, pp.134-147, 2009

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