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GeoQuest III: The Privilege of Civic Engagement: The Kurdish Experience
November 14, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Dr. Chalak Kaveh
Department of Archeology, Preservation and History
University of Oslo
Dr. Chalak Kaveh will discuss civic engagement among the Kurds during the last decades with a special focus on the contemporary situation. Kaveh’s talk will also deal with the recent imprisonments of Kurdish parliamentarians in Turkey, and the role of the Kurds in the fight against the “Islamic State” in Iraq and Syria.