The Institute is hosting a talk on Tuesday, 5th of September at 11,30, by Dr. Yakoob Ahmed, from Istanbul University. The talk, "The Ottoman Ulema from Ilm to Journalism," opens the new season of the Institute Seminar Series, now in its third year running.
Dr. Ahmed is lecturer in Ottoman history and religious studies at the Faculty of Theology,
Istanbul University, and researcher for the Modern Turkish Studies Center at Şehir University,
Istanbul. He received his PhD from the School of Oriental and African Studies, in London.