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A Gordian Knot in the Ottoman East: Kurdish Nobility, the Ottoman State, and the Question of Fiscal Autonomy

Middle East Studies Lecture Series, featuring visiting scholar Nilay Özok-Gündoğan

Event Details

Monday, February 22, 2021
12-1 p.m.
Join us for our online lecture with Nilay Özok-Gündoğan, from Florida State University.
This talk discusses the making and the eventual dissolution of the Kurdish nobility in the Ottoman realm with a specific focus on land ownership and its transformation during the Ottoman reform era of Tanzimat in the nineteenth century occupation.