Dr Yalçın Armağan

Lecturer, Istanbul Sehir University

Yalcin Armagan was born in 1977, in Kayseri,Turkey. He graduated from the Faculty of Law of Ankara University in 2000 and received his PhD form the Department of Turkish Literature at Bilkent University in 2007. He gave some courses at Istanbul Bilgi University between 2007-2011 and is currently working as a lecturer at Istanbul Sehir University. From September 2013, he is visiting researcher at SOAS. 

Armagan edited books on Edip Cansever and Sait Faik Abasıyanık and published several articles on Turkish literature. His first book "Impossible Autonomy: Modernism in Turkish Poetry" was published in Turkish by İletişim Yayınları in 2011. 


A Tribute to Orhan Veli - Hundred Years Later

King's College London Turkish Society and London Centre for Social Studies are paying a tribute to Orhan Veli with this seminar - Hundred years on...

Forthcoming Events


7th LCSS PhD Methodology Conference

The conference aims to bring together PhD & Professional doctoral students and early-career researchers from various disciplines within the Social Sciences and Humanities in order to share their research experiences.

Latest News

A Tide of Humanity: Discussing the Migrant Crisis

On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis

LCSS Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, London, 3rd-7th August 2015

In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.

LCSS Summer School 2015

We are excited to conduct LCSS's first summer school and to host a lovely group of students from Azerbaijan. 20 July - 14 August

International Conference on Gender and Education: Critical Issues, Policy and Practice: Re-Gendering Education

LCSS’s growing gender platform continued its international conference series in Bloomington, IN, United States on International Conference on Gender and Education


“Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation”

Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA

In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam

Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy

On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher

Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition.

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