From Islamists to Muslim Democrats: The Rise of the AKP and Turkey’s EU Accession

Dietrich Jung, Centre for Contemporary Middle East Studies, University of Southern Denmark, will shed some light on the complexities of contemporary Turkish politics and argues that the “Islamization” of the country is intimately linked to the EU accession process. 

Date: April 17
Time: 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Place: Coach House, Green College, UBC