10:15-11:15 PANEL 1: Methodological Approaches on Political Narratives and Visuality

Chair: Mustafa Gökcan Kösen



Cooperation through Practices in the Everyday: The Power of Narratives, Visual Culture and Transnational Identity in Turkish-German Relations

Frank Gadinger/Deniz Güneş Yardımcı


Visual Narratives of Fantastic Pasts and Futures. German Strategies for Re-imagined Turkish Communities

Katja Freistein


Visualizing Third Spaces: Between Diaspora and Cultural Hybridity

Taylan Yıldız

Plenary Discussion


                            11:15-11:30 Coffee Break



11:30-12:30 PANEL 2: Contemporary Political Narratives: Populism,  Polarization and Radicalization Tendencies

Chair: Deniz Güneş Yardımcı



The Potential Role of Expressive Cultures in Mitigating the Effects of Co-Radicalization of Nativist and Self-Identified Muslim Youth Groups in Europe

Ayhan Kaya

Populism, Integration, and Football: Exploring Media Discourses on Turkish-German Football Players

Melis Öneren Özbek

Emotions and Narratives: How to Approach Turkish-German Relations

Mustafa Gökcan Kösen

Plenary Discussion

13:30-14:30 Excursus: Guided Tour of the Energy Museum and the Archive of Silahtarağa Electricity Factory at Santral Campus


                                               12:30-13:30 Lunch Break @ Eggs & Bakes, Istanbul Bilgi University Santral Campus


Early Turkish-German Transnational Cooperations in the Ottoman Empire: The Example of Silahtarağa Electricity Factory Guided Tour by Amed Gökçen


15:00-16:30 PANEL 3: New Migration Movements, Transnational Belongings and Cultural Hybridity in Arts and Culture

Chair: Frank Gadinger

Transnational Aesthetics, Transnational Narratives: Cultural Hybridity in Turkish German Cinema

Deniz Güneş Yardımcı

‘Orchestration of Civil Society?’ German-Turkish Cooperation in the Field of Classical Orchestral Music

Serkan Topal

Transnational Belonging in the City: New Wave Turkish Migrants in Berlin

Ceren Kulkul

Between White Turkishness and Migration - Identity Struggles in the Recent Wave of Artist Migration between Turkey and Germany

Idil Atasoy

Plenary Discussion

18:00              Workshop Dinner @ ELEOS (Şahkulu, İstiklal Cd. No:231, 34421 Beyoğlu/İstanbul)