Turkey Book Talk

Enno Maessen on nostalgia and cosmopolitanism in Istanbul’s Beyoglu

November 22, 2022

Enno Maessen, lecturer in political history at Utrecht University, on “Representing Modern Istanbul: Urban History and International Institutions in Twentieth Century Beyoglu” (IB Tauris/Bloomsbury). The book examines convulsive changes in Istanbul's historical Beyoglu district over the past century.

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