Upcoming Events October 2014
UPCOMING TCF EVENTS OCTOBER 2014
TCF Culinary Cultural Tour of Safranbolu
"Saffron Harvest in the Land of the Golden Plant"
Safranbolu, Turkey: October 24-26, 2014
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Boda - Sweden
Date: June 14, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Exhibition: "Glass Unlimited - Made in Istanbul"
Place: The Glass Factory Museum
Information: http://theglassfactory.se/english/exhibition/east-meets-west-turkish-glass/
The participation of Ahmet Ozdeniz, Baris Can Aksakal, Hale Hendekcigil and Mehmet Komurcu in this event is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: September 19 - November 2, 2014
Participation: Ceramic artist Robin Cameron and contemporary artists Ann Edzgveradze, Carol Shymanski, and Josh Tonsfeldt exhibit their works in the international exhibition project "Lower East Side in Istanbul (LESI): The Built Environment" at Mixer Arts, curated by Kathleen Madden
Information: http://mixerarts.com/
Participation of the curator and artists in this event is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Duluth, Chicago, Norman, Lawton - USA and Istanbul - Turkey
Date: October 5, 7, 9, 12, and November 1, 2014
Concert: Ozlem Uzun Hazneci is participating in the Jack Bowman Organ and Art Concert tour, which combines 20th century Turkish art, music, dance, and poetry with organ music of J.S. Bach
Information: http://isend.csie.cyut.edu.tw/
Participation of the artist in this event is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Budapest - Hungary
Date: October 7, 2014
Presentation: "Financial Interaction of the Orthodox Patriarchate at a Time of Change" by Elif Bayraktar Tellan at the Comité international des études pré-ottomanes et ottomanes (CIEPO) 2014 International Conference
Information: http://www.univie.ac.at/ciepo/?page_id=102
The speaker is a recipient of the 2010 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Budapest - Hungary
Date: October 7, 2014
Presentation: "Evaluation of the Role of Orthodox Merchants in Secondary Literature" by Hasan Colak at CIEPO 2014 International Conference
Information: http://www.univie.ac.at/ciepo/?page_id=102
The speaker is a recipient of the 2010 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Budapest - Hungary
Date: October 8, 2014
Presentation: "Agricultural Production, Prices and Rural Demography in the Balkans (1580-1650)" by Kayhan Orbay at CIEPO 2014 International Conference
Information: http://www.univie.ac.at/ciepo/?page_id=102
The speaker is a recipient of the 2010 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Budapest - Hungary
Date: October 8, 2014
Presentation: "The building of Han in 18th century Istanbul: The Grand Han" by Ahmet Yasar at CIEPO 2014 International Conference
Information: http://www.univie.ac.at/ciepo/?page_id=102
The speaker is a recipient of the 2008 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Budapest - Hungary
Date: October 9, 2014
Presentation: "Besieging Vienna: A Comparative View on the Sieges of 1529 and 1683" by Zeynep Nevin Yelce at CIEPO 2014 International Conference
Information: http://www.univie.ac.at/ciepo/?page_id=102
The speaker is a recipient of the 2010 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Clayton - USA
Date: October 10, 2014 11:00 am
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" workshop features lectures on Turkish history and culture
Place: Ethical Society facility in Clayton, Missouri
Information: http://ethicalstl.org/ethical-community/calendar.php
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Oregon - USA
Date: October 11, 2014 9:00 am
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" event featuring five area teachers who traveled to Turkey on the TCF Teacher Study Tours
Place: Clay High School (Media Room Second Floor)
Information: http://worldaffairsnwo.org/events/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: October 16, 2014
TCF Lecture: "Signatures of Sultans, Signs of Love: Uses of Turkish Language in the Ottoman Empire" by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Selim Kuru , University of Washington
Place: TCF Istanbul Office
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Lecture is presented in English.

Seattle - USA
Date: October 18, 2014
Workshop: Drum-making workshop with members of Sehr-i Seattle as part of Turkfest 2014 "Faces of Turkey"
Place: Armory / Center House Main Floor
Information: http://turkfest.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Seattle - USA
Date: October 18 - 19, 2014
Festival: Turkfest 2014 "Faces of Turkey"
Place: Armory / Center House Main Floor
Information: http://turkfest.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Seattle - USA
Date: October 19, 2014
Concert: Traditional & Contemporary Turkish Music by Truva Trio as part of Turkfest 2014 "Faces of Turkey"
Place: Armory / Center House Main Floor
Information: http://turkfest.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Seattle - USA
Date: October 19, 2014
Event: Sufi Music & Poetry by School of Turkish Classical and Devotional Music as part of Turkfest 2014 "Faces of Turkey"
Place: Armory / Center House Main Floor
Information: http://turkfest.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Las Vegas - USA
Date: October 22, 2014 6:00 pm
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" event  features food prepared by Chef Sandra Mallut and her Culinary Arts students and a presentation from teachers who traveled to Turkey on the TCF Teacher Study Tours
Place: Southwest Career and Technical Academy
Information: http://www.waclv.org/upcoming-events.html
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: October 22, 2014
YESAM Lecture: "Bone-dry Freshness: Dried Vegetables in Turkish Cookery " by Aylin Oney Tan
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center-YESAM
Information: http://www.culinaryartcenter.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Lecture is presented in English.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: October 24, 2014
TCF Lecture: "Balkan Music and Turkish Culture" by Brenna MacCrimmon, Singer and Songwriter
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center-YESAM
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Brenna MacCrimmon is a recipient of 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.
Lecture is presented in English.

Charlotte - USA
Date: October 25, 2014, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Festival: 4th Annual Turkish Festival of Charlotte
Place: Oasis Shrine Auditorium
Information: http://www.charlotteturks.org/home2/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Charlotte - USA
Date: October 25, 2014
Workshop: Turkish Rhythm Percussion Workshop as part of 4th Annual Turkish Festival of Charlotte
Place: Oasis Shrine Auditorium
Information: http://www.charlotteturks.org/home-2/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Boston - USA
Date: October 29 – December 15, 2014
Festival: 19th Boston Turkish Festival - Colors of Anatolia
Information: http://www.tacsne.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.


The events listed on this newsletter require registration or invitation. For more information on how to attend, please visit the provided links.

For a listing of Turkish cultural events around the world, visit the TCF Calendar.

 
       
 
       
 
           
 
       
 
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