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An Impromptu Uprising: Ethnographic Reflections on the Gezi Park Protests in Turkey
This Hot Spots series addresses the antigovernment protests that first sprang up in Gezi Park, Taksim, in Istanbul in the summer of 2013, and later spread to mu... More
Editorial—Breaking Memory, Spoiling Memorization: The Taksim Protests in Istanbul
The government of Turkey wanted to refashion Taksim Square, the public space most symbolically representative of the foundation of the Republic of Turkey. Prime... More
Shadows of the 1980 Coup and the Syrian War: Resisting in Antakya
“Here the resistance is unlike Istanbul,” said Ercan, a young Arab Alevi man from Antakya, a town in South Turkey that has experienced the repercussions of th... More