Professor Genc was among the third generation of Ottoman historians in Republican Turkey who cultivated deep philological understanding, developed sophisticated methods and engaged with the larger scholarly world.
“Israel has occupied Palestinian land for over 50 years and Europe has barely mustered more than a few terse statements in opposition”.
The recent wave of uprisings across the Middle East represents a continuation of the revolutionary process that began in 2011, and while they all have regional and local contexts, they do share a common thread.
Ask anyone who the world’s all-time richest person is and you’ll probably hear Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Gates or Warren Buffett - but that is of course, wrong.
The first step towards hegemony over the Arab world was the snuffing out of the Arab Spring movements.
The eminent historian’s scholarship undermines Hindutva’s project to saffronise India’s past.
The impact of British colonialism and religious interventions have erased the history of women in Zambia. But a new museum is working to fill these historical gaps.
Known for their decorations and symbols, Ottoman cemeteries are still a mystery for many.
Wrestlers from all over Turkey, from different weight classes, come together in Edirne's historical arena for the Kirkpinar oil wrestling competition.
US President Donald Trump has gained notoriety for trying to build a wall along the US-Mexico border, for separating migrant families, and for placing young children in detention centres.
US Congressional Representative Rashida Tlaib faces false accusations of antisemitism after attempting to speak empathetically and magnanimously about the relationship between the Holocaust and Palestinian history.
Climate change could help cholera make a comeback unless a concerted effort is made to spread awareness.
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