Graduate Seminars

From 2007 to 2010, the Skilliter Centre ran a series of graduate seminars.

Papers given at the Skilliter Centre Graduate Seminar in Ottoman Studies

Butrus Abu-Manneh (Haifa), “The Reform Edict of 1856 and its antecedents”.


July 4th, 2010|

Excursion to Ankara

March 4th, 2009|

The changing city: Istanbul at the end of empire

On Sunday 28th September 2008, the Skilliter Centre hosted a talk, “The changing city: Istanbul at the end of empire”, as part of Cambridge University’s alumni weekend. The talk, given by Kate Fleet and Ebru

September 28th, 2008|

Summer Gathering

The Skilliter Centre held a Summer Gathering for Patrons, Friends and supporters of the Skilliter Centre on 2 July,2006. Ebru Boyar and Kate Fleet gave a talk on “The Ottoman Garden”. The food for the

July 2nd, 2006|

The Ottoman Experience Tour

From 1-10 September 2005 there was a Skilliter Centre tour organised for a group of 26 Newnham alumnae and friends and led by Ebru Boyar and Kate Fleet to Istanbul, Bursa and Edirne. Over the

September 10th, 2005|