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Erdogan and the Crisis of Modern Turkey
January 30 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm$35 – $70
In a world of rising tensions between Russia and the United States, the Middle East and Europe, Sunnis and Shiites, Islamism and liberalism, Turkey is at the epicentre. Join World Denver to learn more about Erdogan and the crisis of modern Turkey from their guest, Dr. Soner Cagaptay as he discusses this and other thoughts from his book, The New Sultan.
You will have the opportunity to purchase The New Sultan at the event.
11:30a – 12:00p: Member Only Reception and Book Signing
12:00p – 1:30p: Presentation and Audience Q & A
Please note that ticket sales end at 8a the morning of the event. There will be an additional $15 fee for onsite registration. Please register in advance, thank you.
About the Speaker
Soner Cagaptay is the Beyer Family fellow and director of the Turkish Research Program at The Washington Institute. He has written extensively on U.S.-Turkish relations, Turkish domestic politics, and Turkish nationalism, publishing in scholarly journals and major international print media, including the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Times, Foreign Affairs, and The Atlantic. Most recently Soner has written the Amazon Best Seller, The New Sultan. He has been a regular columnist for Hürriyet Daily News, Turkey’s oldest and most influential English-language paper, and a contributor to CNN’s Global Public Square blog. He appears regularly on Fox News, CNN, NPR, BBC, and CNN-Turk. Dr. Cagaptay will be discussing Erdogan and the Crisis of Modern Turkey with an opportunity to purchase The New Sultan at this lunch event.
$45.00 WorldDenver Members
$75.00 Prospective Members
$45.00 Guest of WorldDenver Member
$35.00 Young Professional Members