Chair: Suraiya Faroqhi (Munich) Kate Fleet (Cambridge) Italians, Turks and intelligence in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries Alexander Halenko (Kiev) Moscow spying in the Ottoman empire from the fifteenth to the eighteenth centuries F. A. K. Yasamee (Manchester) Espionage at the end of the Ottoman empire Chair: F. A. K. Yasamee (Manchester) Bülent
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Discussant: Kate Fleet (Cambridge) Bülent Gökay (Cambridge) The end of Ottoman rule in the Balkans Discussant: Richard Crampton (Oxford) Stevan Pavlowitch (Southampton) Serbia and the decline of the Ottoman empire Discussant: Richard Crampton (Oxford) F. A. K. Yasamee (Manchester) Bulgaria and the decline of the Ottoman empire Discussant: Dimitry Zhantiev (Moscow) Eugene Rogan (Oxford) Reconsolidation of
Colin Heywood (SOAS) Ottoman documents and their context Julian Chrysostomides (Royal Holloway, London) Byzantine and Venetian sources for Ottoman history Kate Fleet (Cambridge) Genoese archival sources for Ottoman history Colin Imber (Manchester) Ottoman legal documents Rhoads Murphey (Birmingham) Issues in interpreting icmals
This conference examined various aspects of identity in the late Ottoman empire. Discussant: Ulrike Freitag (SOAS) Bülent Gökay (Keele), A quest for identity: the Kurds in the late Ottoman empire. Nelida Fuccaro (Exeter), The Yazidi Kurds of Iraq: tribe, sect and state in the late Ottoman period. Discussant: Filiz Yenişehirlioğlu (Cambridge) Alexander de Groot (Leiden),
Programme A digital copy of the programme can be downloaded here.