In collaboration with Duke’s Department of History, Brett Wilson will present the lecture, “Subduing the Saints: State Control over Sufi Lodges in Late Ottoman and Modern Turkey,” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Ahmadieh Family Conference Room (101) in the West Duke Building on East Campus. Wilson, Associate Professor of History at Central European University, will look at how increasing state control over religious institutions has played a pivotal role in modernization projects in Turkey.
For more information on the event, contact Jamie Hardy at email@example.com.
- 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Oct. 4
- Ahmadieh Family Conference Room
- West Duke Building