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Turkey’s Nationalist Agenda for Seizing Cultural Hegemony

This article was published in Jadaliyya on 27 June 2018. Waging a Cultural War A seventy-year-old monumental cultural center at the heart of Istanbul is being torn down while a new mosque is hastily being erected directly across from it. The president of Turkey celebrated the bulldozing of the emblematic

Turkey’s Nationalist Agenda for Seizing Cultural Hegemony

This article was published in Jadaliyya on 27 June 2018. Waging a Cultural War A seventy-year-old monumental cultural center at the heart of Istanbul is being torn down while a new mosque is hastily being erected directly across from it. The president of Turkey celebrated the bulldozing of the emblematic