A conversation with Siren Çelik about the new generation of Turkish Byzantine scholars, and the paths by which one might come to study Byzantium in Turkey and beyond.
Siren Çelik is Assistant Professor at Marmara University. At the time of this recording, she was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Harvard University. She is the author of Manuel II Palaiologos (1350–1425): A Byzantine Emperor in a Time of Tumult. Click here to view Siren’s Academia.edu page or follow her on Twitter @siren_celik
You can also watch her talking about Manuel II Palaiologos:
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