Assoc Prof Emine Evered
Department of History, Michigan State University
Emine Evered is an Associate Professor of History at Michigan State University. Her research focuses on the Ottoman Empire (19th and 20th centuries) and republican-era Turkey. Topically she is interested in histories of education and schooling amid modernization; histories of disease, public health, and well-being; transformations from imperial-era ethnic and religious identities to modern nationalism and nation-states; and, histories of religiosity and secularism and their political and gendered dimensions.
She is the author of Empire and Education under the Ottomans: Politics, Reform, and Resistance from the Tanzimat to the Young Turks (2012) London: I.B. Tauris and has published articles in Gender, Place, and Culture; Health and Place; Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences; Journal of Historical Geography; CSSAAME; Middle Eastern Studies; and, Political Geography.
28-30 May 2015 - Bloomington, IN, United States
Summer Scout for Disadvantaged Children project aims to enable children aged between 9-15 to actively engage with peers through educational and leisurely scout activities resulting in a better understanding of using their free time wisely and actively, thus building their self-esteem and confidence by developing their social interaction and communication skills.
British Engagement Project for Displaced Children seeks to enhance understanding of British values, culture, and history through a professionally developed non-informal curricula designed for displaced (i.e. asylum seekers, refugees, forced migrants) families children, aged between 11-16.
On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis
In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.
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
Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy
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.