INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON
FROM GOBEKLITEPE TO TODAY:
TURKEY’S CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE

September 04-05, 2021
Samsun

CALL FOR PUBLICATIONS

CALL FOR PUBLICATIONS

Dear Academic Fellows,

Within the scope of “Traveller Turkey Project” with the contribution of the Ministry of Youth and Sports under the GPDP 2020-2021 Support Programme, Institute of Academic Thought will organize an international symposium entitled “From Göbeklitepe to Today: Turkey’s Cultural and Historical Heritage” on 4-5 September 2021. During the symposium, it is aimed to examine Anatolia’s cultural and historical heritage with the contributions of different disciplines throughout historical periods. We will be truly honored to see you at our symposium.

Symposium Organizing Committee

HONOR COMMITTEE

Prof. Dr. Ahmet MUTLUOndokuz Mayıs University
Prof. Dr. Bekir ŞİŞMANOndokuz Mayıs University
Prof. Dr. Birgül AYMAN GÜLERAnkara University
Prof. Dr. Hikmet KAVRUKAnkara Hacı Bayram Veli University
Prof. Dr. İbrahim TELLİOĞLUOndokuz Mayıs University
Prof. Dr. Nuray ERTÜRK KESKİNOndokuz Mayıs University
Prof. Dr. Ruşen KELEŞKapadokya University
Prof. Dr. Tevfik ERDEMAnkara Hacı Bayram Veli University

*Onur Kurulu Listesi alfabetik sıralama ile listelenmiştir.

SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Metin ÖZInstitute of Academic Thought
Kaan AKMANInstitute of Academic Thought
Şeyda TÜRKMENInstitute of Academic Thought
Emre MUTLUInstitute of Academic Thought
Bünyamin AKBULUTInstitute of Academic Thought
Yüksel GÜRBÜZInstitute of Academic Thought
Sebile DEMİRCİInstitute of Academic Thought
İlkay YÜCELInstitute of Academic Thought
Muhammed İsa ÖZTÜRKInstitute of Academic Thought
Assist. Prof. Dr. Merve Suna ÖZEL ÖZCANInstitute of Academic Thought
Lecturer Ozan YETKİNInstitute of Academic Thought
Lecturer Hülya KÜÇÜK BAYRAKTARInstitute of Academic Thought
Lecturer Büşra DOĞANInstitute of Academic Thought
Lecturer Oğuzhan KOCAInstitute of Academic Thought
Perihan Betül ERNASInstitute of Academic Thought
İrem Ece AKPINARInstitute of Academic Thought
Aynur TEKKEInstitute of Academic Thought
Salih KAYAInstitute of Academic Thought

SCIENCE COMMITTEE

Prof. Dr. Almas NURMAKHANULYKazak Sanat University (Kazakhstan)
Prof. Dr. Alpaslan DEMİRTokat Gaziosmanpaşa University
Prof. Dr. Cengiz ATLIIğdır University
Prof. Dr. Cihan PİYADEOĞLUİstanbul Medeniyet University
Prof. Dr. Cüneyt AKINAfyon Kocatepe University
Prof. Dr. Dosay KENJEYAYHoca Ahmet Yesevi University (Kazakhstan)
Prof. Dr. Elmira HURİBAEVAUluslararası Kantörö Şaripoviç Toktomamatov University (Kyrgyzstan)
Prof. Dr. Emir ALİYEVBakü Devlet University (Azerbaijan)
Prof. Dr. Gürsoy ŞAHİNAfyon Kocatepe University
Prof. Dr. Hacı İbrahim DELİCESivas Cumhuriyet University
Prof. Dr. Harun ÖZTÜRKLERKırıkkale University
Prof. Dr. Hasan YAYLIKırıkkale University
Prof. Dr. Haşim ŞAHİNSakarya University
Prof. Dr. Himmet HÜLÜRAnkara Hacı Bayram Veli University
Prof. Dr. Hüseyin EMİROĞLUKırıkkale University
Prof. Dr. İbrahim MAZMANKırıkkale University
Prof. Dr. Jabbor ESHONKULUzbekistan Bilimler Akademisi (Uzbekistan)
Prof. Dr. Latif TOKATAnkara Sosyal Bilimler University
Prof. Dr. Murat Mustafa ÖNTUĞUşak University
Prof. Dr. Mustafa Kemal ÖKTEMHacettepe University
Prof. Dr. Mzisa BUSKİVADZETiflis Devlet University (Georgia)
Prof. Dr. Nadir SUĞURAnadolu University
Prof. Dr. Nazmi KOZAKAnadolu University
Prof. Dr. Necdet Yaşar BAYATLIBağdat University (Irak)
Prof. Dr. Özgür ÖNDERKütahya Dumlupınar University
Prof. Dr. Sıtkı YILDIZKırıkkale University
Prof. Dr. Suat KOLUKIRIKAkdeniz University
Prof. Dr. Sutay YAVUZAnkara Sosyal Bilimler University
Prof. Dr. Şaban DOĞANİzmir Kâtip Çelebi University
Prof. Dr. Talip KÜÇÜKCANMarmara University
Prof. Dr. Tashpolot SADIKOVBişkek Beşerî Bilimler University (Kyrgyzstan)
Prof. Dr. Tattigul KARTAECAEl-Farabi University (Kazakhstan)
Prof. Dr. Zehra ASLANRecep Tayyip Erdoğan University
Prof. Dr. Zerrin TOPRAK KARAMANDokuz Eylül University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abdullah Teyfur ERDOĞDUYıldız Teknik University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmet ÖZCANÇankırı Karatekin University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alper MUMYAKMAZBozok University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Barış ÖVGÜNAnkara University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Başak AĞINOrta Doğu Teknik University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bilge Kağan ŞAKACIEskişehir Osmangazi University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Biray ÇAKMAKUşak University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bülent YILDIRIMTrakya University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çağrı ERGEZERUluslararası Kantörö Şaripoviç Toktomamatov University (Kyrgyzstan)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Davran YULDAŞEVUluslararası Kantörö Şaripoviç Toktomamatov University (Kyrgyzstan)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dinmukhamed KELESBAYEVHoca Ahmet Yesevi University (Kazakhstan)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ferhat MEHDİYEVBakü Devlet University (Azerbaijan)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Feruza DJUMANİYAZOVATaşkent Devlet Pedagoji University (Uzbekistan)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fethi NASBartın University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fevzi ÇAKMAKDokuz Eylül University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Harun YAKIŞIKÇankırı Karatekin University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hatice Güzel MUMYAKMAZBozok University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hazal Ilgın BAHÇECİ BAŞARMAKAnkara Hacı Bayram Veli University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. İryna DRİGAV.Vernadskı Milli University (Ukraine)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail YILDIRIMKayseri University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahmut KAYAHarran University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ali AYDEMİRMuş Alparslan University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Zeki DUMANVan Yüzüncü Yıl University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat YAMANKütahya Dumlupınar University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Oğuzhan EKİNCİErzurum Teknik University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ozan ZENGİNAnkara University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pelin Pınar GİRİTLİOĞLUİstanbul University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sami BayraktarOndokuz Mayıs University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sefer SOLMAZSelçuk University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sevim BUDAKİstanbul University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sönmez ABBASLIAzerbaijan Bilimler Akademisi (Azerbaijan)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Uğur SADİOĞLUHacettepe University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ümmet ERKANMuş Alparslan University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vehbi BAYHANİnönü University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yasemin ÇAKIRER ÖZSERVET-Marmara University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yaşar ŞİMŞEKGiresun University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yeliz OKAYYalova University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yüksel YILDIRIMİzmir Bakırçay University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zaynabidin ABDİRASHİDOVAli Şir Nevai University (Uzbekistan)
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ahsen SAÇLIBolu Abant İzzet Baysal University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Aslı YÖNTEN BALABANOndokuz Mayıs University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Berfin VARIŞLIMaltepe University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ece ERBUĞİstanbul Gedik University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Esmeray ALACADAĞLIBayburt University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ferhat DEĞERMaltepe University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Fatma Gül GEDİKKAYAİstanbul Gelişim University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Hakan GÜLERCEHarran University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Hicran HAMZA ÇELİKYAYDüzce University
Assist. Prof. Dr. İsmail Cem KARADUTKütahya Dumlupınar University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Merve Suna ÖZEL ÖZCANKırıkkale University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Muhammed Yunus BİLGİLİKaradeniz Teknik University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Mustafa ÖZYEŞİLİstanbul Aydın University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Nergiz AYDOĞDUKırklareli University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ozan YILDIRIMNiğde Ömer Halisdemir University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sabri Can SANNAVTrakya University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sait GÜLSOYAtatürk University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sezin İBA GÜRSOYKırklareli University
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sinan ACARBartın University
Lecturer Murat TUYSUZMarmara University
Lecturer Bekarys TİLEGENULYGüney Kazakhstan Pedagoji University (Kazakhstan)
Lecturer Feriştah YILMAZBartın University

Announcement

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Symposium will be held simultaneously in face-to-face and online sessions.

TIMELINE

  • Symposium Call Date: 03 May 2021
  • Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: August 15, 2021
  • Announcement Date of the Symposium Program: August 30, 2021
  • Symposium Date:  September 04-05, 2021
  • Deadline for Accepted Papers in Full Text: October 15, 2021
  • Proceeding Book Publication Date: December 01, 2021

TOPIC TITLES

1- TRAVELLERS AND TRAVEL BOOKS

• Travellers as a Cultural Attaché 

• Islamic World and Anatolia through the eyes of Evliya Celebi 

• Modern Traveller and Social Media 

• Books of travel in the period of the Turkish Republic 

• Book of Travels’ Place in the Social Science Research 


2- CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE OF TURKEY 

• State and Governance in Anatolia

Common Historical and Cultural Heritage from Turkistan to Turkey

• Social and Cultural Structure of Anatolian Civilizations 

• The Heritage of Western Anatolian Civilizations

• Seljuk Period Anatolian Cities 

• Turkey and Cities during the period of Anatolian Beyliks 

• Migration Flows in Anatolia and their Effects

• Cultural and Historical Heritage of the Roman Period in Anatolia 

• Historical Urban Studies on Samsun and Samsun during the Turkish War of Independence 

• Alleys and Impasses in Ottoman Cities


3- URBAN HISTORY 

 • Urban History 

 • Heritage of Local Palaces 

 • Local historical Research

 • Population exchange and Cultural Heritage

 • Historical Heritage of Embassies and Foreign Banks in Urban Areas 


4- CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES AND DIPLOMACY 

 • Cultural and Historical Heritage Debates in International Law 

 • International protections on Cultural and Historical Heritage Sites 

 • Lobbying and Missionaries in Cultural and Historical Heritage 

 • Turkey’s Activities on the Protection of Cultural and Historical Heritage Sites in Anatolia and Abroad 

 • The Role of Cultural Heritage in International Politics 

 • International Organisations and Cultural and Historical Heritage


5- TURKEY’S CULTURE AND TOURISM POLICIES

 • Central Administrative Policies

 • Local Administrative Policies 

 • Activities of NGOs in the scope of Historical and Cultural Heritage

 • Smuggling in historical artifacts and ways of combatting smuggling 

 • P&R techniques and policies regarding cultural and historical Heritage 

 • Restoration


6- CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE OF SAMSUN 

 • Historical Studies of Samsun 

 • Samsun in the War of Independence

 • The Place of Tobacco in Samsun’s Economic Structure and Cultural Heritage

 • Cultural Heritage of Samsun

 • Archaeological Excavations in Samsun


7- INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE

 • Role of Language and Oral Tradition in the Transfer of Intangible Cultural Heritage

 •Performing Arts, Social Practices, Rituals and Feasts

 • Information and Applications Related to Nature and the Universe

 •Historical Literary Review on the Books of Travels 

 •Handicrafts Tradition

* Applications will be accepted for the symposium, in case studies in different subjects comply with the general theme. 

FORMAT AND SPELLING RULES

Abstracts and full texts to be sent to the symposium must be in accordance with the format and spelling file above.

FORMAT AND SPELLING RULES (PDF)

Does it attend to Symposium free?

Yes, it does.

Transportation

Transportation expenses will be covered by participants.

Accommodation

 Accommodation expenses will be covered by us.

Will the symposium proceedings be published?

Yes, it will be published on Google Books, without any charge.

SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMME

From Gobeklitepe to Today: Turkey’s Cultural and Historical Heritage

10:00Opening Speech
10:00-12:30First Session
12:30-13:30Lunch
15:40 - 17:00Third Session
13:30-15:30Second Session
17:00 - 19:00City Tour
19:00Accommodation
10:00-17:00Online Sessions
13:00-17:00Sightseeing
17:00Closing Remarks

REGISTER

Symposium will be held both in Turkish and English. Applications must include abstracts and keywords are written in English if your full-text language is English. For applicants, abstracts must be over 250 words and include the purpose of study, method in use, and conclusion with 5 keywords. The abstracts should be written with a single line spacing and in Times New Roman font style with 10 pt. Abstracts should include the author’s full name, surname, institution, and contact information. Submitted abstracts will be evaluated by the Organizing Committee in terms of format and compliance with the subject of the Symposium and will be sent to the referees who constitute the Scientific Committee. After the evaluation process, papers deemed appropriate to be presented at the Symposium by the referees will be announced. The submitted paper should not have been submitted elsewhere, nor should it be submitted for presentation or publication.