cihan portreI am a PhD Student in Cultural Anthropology at The Graduate Center, City University of New York. Currently based in Brooklyn, I’m from Istanbul, Turkey. My research and teaching interests include gender, labor, history, governmentality, modernization, infrastructures and the state. I am also interested in social movements and uprisings. I am a co-editor at Jadaliyya’s Turkey page and a Quantitative Reasoning Fellow at Medgar Evers College.

I also work as a freelance translator.

To contact me, you can e-mail me directly, or connect with me online on Twitter or Academia.edu.

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