“Political and Human Landscapes of Anatolia in American Diplomatic Correspondence after World War I” in M. Hakan Yavuz, Feroz Ahmad, eds., War and Empire: The Ottoman Empire and World War I . (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2014) (Forthcoming)
“İngiltere’nin İstanbul’daki Yüksek Komiser Vekili Nevile Henderson’un Raporu Halife Abdülmecid’le Görüşme”
[A Report Prepared by Acting Bristish High Commissioner Neville Henderson: An Interview with the Caliph Abdulmecid” Toplumsal Tarih. 225 (September, 2012): 78-80. (international)
“Seyyahların Gözünden Bodrum” in İkinci Bodrum Uluslarası Konferansı Bildirileri. Eds. Ahmet Özgiray and Akif Erdoğru. Bodrum: Müskebi, 2012. (international)
“CIA Raporlarında Molla Mustafa Barzani” Kürt Tarihi, 1 (May 2012): 36-41. (international)
“U.S. Consular Reports and the internal Affairs of Turkey” in American-Turkish Encounters: Politics and Culture Between 1833-1989. Eds. Louis Mazzari, Selçuk Esenbel et.al. New Castle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2012. (International)
“Does Kurdish Nationalism Have a Navel?” in Symbiotic Antagonisms: Competing Nationalisms in Turkey. Eds., Ayşe Kadıoğlu and Fuat Keyman. Salt Lake City: The University of Utah Press, 2011, pp. 199-222. (International)
“The Impact of Islam on Kurdish Identity Formation in the Middle East,” in Evolution of Kurdish Nationalism. Ed. Michael Gunter. Costa Mesa: Mazda Publishing, 2007, pp. 18-35.(International).
“Mustafa Kemal’Atatürk’ün Amerika’ya Mektubu” [Mustafa Kemal Ataturk’s Letter to America]
Toplumsal Tarih. 150 (June, 2006): 59-61. (International).
“Sultan Vahdettin’in ABD Başkanı Coolidge’e Gönderdiği Bir Mektup,” [A Letter by the Last Ottoman
Sultan Vahdettin to Mr. Coolidge, the President of the USA] Toplumsal Tarih. 142 (October, 2005): 100-103.
“Nationalism and Kurdish Notables in the Late Ottoman and Early Republican Era” International Journal of Middle East Studies. 33-3 (August, 2001): 343-409. (International).
“State-Tribe Relations: Kurdish Tribalism in the 16th and 17th Century Ottoman Empire,” British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies. 23-1 (Summer 1996): 5-22. (International).
Non-Peer Reviewed Articles/Essays/Reviews
İlk Kürtler, İlk Kürdistan,” # Tarih 6 (November 2014): 23-26.
“Osmanlı Devletinin has Tebaası: Kürtler,” # Tarih 6 (November 2014): 27-32.
“Lessons From the Idea, and Rejection, of Kurdistan,” New York Times Online, 5 July 2014. http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/07/03/where-do-borders-need-to-be-redrawn/lessons-from-the-idea-and-rejection-of-kurdistan
“Assesing the ISIS Crisis in Iraq,” Orlando Sentinel, 21 June 2014, p. A14.
Review of Understanding Turkey’s Kurdish Question, Fevzi Bilgin and Ali Sarıhan, eds., Lanham, Boulder, New York, Toronto Plymouth,UK: Lexington Books, in Bustan: The Middle East Book Review.5/2 (Fall, 2014).
Review of The Kurdish Spring: Geopolitical Changes and the Kurds, Mohammed M. A. Ahmed and Michael Gunter, eds. Costa Mesa, CA: Mazda Publishers, 2013 in The Middle East Journal, 68/3 (Summer, 2014): 479-80.
A Review of The Making of Modern Turkey: Nation and State in Eastern Anatolia, 1913-1950, by Uğur Ümit Üngör, New York: Oxford University Press, 2011 in The Middle East Journal 40/3 (2012), 90-91.
“Turkish Street Demonstrations Show a New Day Has Arrived,” Orlando Sentinel. July 10, 2013, A13.
“Osmanlı Kürdistanı’ndan Bugüne…” [From the Ottoman Kurdistan to the Present] Star-Açık Görüş, April 14, 2013, 14.
Review of The Margins of Empire: Kurdish Militias in the Ottoman Tribal Zone. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2011 in The Middle East Journal 66/1 (2012), 183-84.
“ABD İsrail’e Kuşkuyla Bakıyor” [USA’s Suspicion of Israel] Star-Açık Görüş, January 8, 2012, 4.
“Erken Cumhuriyet Dönemi, Vakıflar ve Laiklik” [Early Republic and Secularism] Star-Açık Görüş, October 16, 2011, 5.
“Challenges of Teaching Middle Eastern History: Practical Suggestions,”Faculty Focus 10:2 (August, 2011), 4.
“Mustafa Kemal Amerika’ya Neden Mektup Yazdı?” [Why did Mustafa Kemal Write a letter to the US President] Taraf, July 18, 2011, 14.
“İki Yüzlü Türkiye!” [Two-Faced Turkey] Star-Açık Görüş, June 13, 2011, 1.
“The Janus Face of Turkey” in Fair Observer a Washington based online journal, (March 20, 2011) http://fairobserver.com/drupal/article/janus-face-turkey (Internet article)
“Atatürk Halifeliği Kaldırmak İstemiyordu” [Atatürk Did not Want to Abolish the Caliphate] Star-Açık Görüş, January 11, 2011, 1.
“Sultan Vahdettin’in Amerika’ya Mektubu” [Last Sultan Vahdettin’s Letter to the US] Star-Açık Görüş, December 1, 2010, 1.
“Laikler Neden Korkuyor?” [What is the Source of Fear for the Secularists?] Star-Açık Görüş, October 10, 2010, 5.
“Fear and Loathing in Erdogan’s Turkey” ” in George Mason University’s Internet History News Network(9/20/2010), http://hnn.us/node/131470 (Internet Article).
“Gazeteciler Davası’ndan Ergenekon’a.” [From the Case of Journalists to Ergenekon] Star-Açık Görüş, September 12, 2010, 6.
“Şeyh Sait Ayaklanmasında Hükümetin Rolü.” [Government’s Involvement in the Sheikh Said Revolt] Radikal 2, July 11, 2010, 4.
“As If It Weren’t Hard Enough Keeping the Sunnis, Shiites and Kurds Together” in George Mason University’s Internet History News Network(2/6/2006) http://hnn.us/articles/20381.html (Internet article)
“Will Turkey Seize Northern Iraq” in George Mason University’s Internet History News Network (11/9/2006) http://hnn.us/articles/32032.html (Internet article)
“Kurdish National Discourse: Comparing and Contrasting the Shaikh Said and the PKK Revolts,” Turkish Studies Association Bulletin. 18-1 (Spring 1994), pp. 90-93. (International)
“Winds of Change: The Kurdish Workers’ Party and Turkish Nationhood,” Turkish Studies Association Bulletin. 17-2 (Fall 1993), pp. 111-122. (International)
“Türk Basınında Can Pazarı,” [Crises in the Turkish Press], Gözlem. 18 (Winter 1992), pp. 18-21. (Regional)
Peer Reviewed International
“Collective Remembering and Collective Forgetting: Kurdish Nationalism and Memory.” Presented at an international conference titled Remnant of the Nation. Izmir, Turkey, (30-31, October, 2014).
“Istanbul Through the Eyes of Two Italian Travelers.” Presented at an international conference title The Ottoman Istanbul. Istanbul, Turkey, (27-29 May, 2014)
“Substituting the Empire: Views of U.S. Diplomats on the Collapse of the Ottoman Empire and Rise of the Turkish Republic” Presented at an conference titled The Collapse of Ottoman and Austria-Hungarian Empires: Patterns and Legacies. Vienna, Austria, (16-18 January, 2014).
“The Kurds of the Caucasus.” Presented at an International Conference titled The Caucasus at Imperial Twilight: Nationalism, Ethnicity and Nation Building 1870s-1920s. Tbilisi, Georgia, (5-9 June, 2013).
“Molla Mustafa Barzani in the USA 1975-79.” Presented at 2nd World Kurdish Congress in Erbil, Iraq, (11-15 October 2012).
“Transition of the Ultimate Islamic City Through the Eyes of Two Italian Travellers.” (Co-Presenter) Cities & Societies in Comparative Perspective, organized by European Association for Urban History 11th International Conference on Urban History. Prague, Czech Republic, (29 August – 1 September 2012).
“Political and Human Landscapes of Anatolia in American Diplomatic Correspondence after World War I.” Presented at a Conference on The Ottoman Empire and World War I, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (16-19 May, 2012).
“US Diplomatic Correspondance and the Kurds.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 45th Annual Meeting in Washington DC (December 1-4, 2011).
“Intimidation as an Effective Form of Censorship.” Presented in the Hrant Dink Memorial Workshop 2011, Istanbul, Turkey (May 26-29, 2011).
“Seyyahların Gözünden 19. yy’da Bodrum.” Presented in the Second International Bodrum Symposium, Bodrum, Turkey (May 9-12, 2011).
“New Perspectives on the Shaikh Said Rebellion: Kurdish Nationalism or Turkish Manipulation?” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 43nd Annual Meeting in Boston (November 21-24, 2009).
“Establishing the Legitimacy in the Early Republican Turkey: The Case of the 150ers.” Presented at the 24th Annual History and Theory Conference. University of Chicago, IL (May 9, 2008).
“The Ottoman Administrative Policies of Kurdish Tribes Since the 16th Century.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 42nd Annual Meeting in Washington, DC (November 22-25, 2008).
“Exaggerating and Manipulating the Sheikh Said Rebellion of 1925 for Political Gains.” Presented at the 23rd Annual History and Theory Conference. University of Chicago, IL (May 9-10, 2008).
“US Consular Reports and the Internal Affairs of Turkey.” Presented in The History of Turkish American Relations, 1833-1989. Bosphorus University, Istanbul, Turkey (June 4-10, 2006).
“Silencing the Political Opposition in Turkey, 1920-1925.” Presented at the 21st Annual Middle East History and Theory Conference. University of Chicago, IL (May 12-13, 2006).
“Kurdish Notables at the End of the Ottoman Empire.” Presented at the Second Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting in Florence, Italy (March 21-25, 2001).
“Evolving Identities: The Kurds of the Ottoman Empire.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 34th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida (November 16-19, 2000).
Nationalism and Kurdish Notables.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 33rd Annual Meeting in Washington DC (November 19-22, 1999).
“History, Theory and the Kurds.” Presented in Middle Eastern History and Theory Workshop sponsored by Center for the Middle Eastern Studies, University of Chicago (January 14, 1998).
“Tribal Structure of the Kurds in the Ottoman Empire.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 29th Annual Meeting in Washington DC (December, 6-10, 1995).
“Dynamics of Kurdish Minority Discourse.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 27th Annual Meeting in Chapel Hill, North Carolina (November 11-14, 1993).
“The Role of Kurdish National Consciousness in Turkish Policy-Making.” Presented at the Middle Eastern Studies Association’s 26th Annual Meeting in Portland, Oregon (October 28-31, 1992).
“Development of Kurdish Nationalism” (Keynote Address) Presented at the 1st International Conference on Kurds and Kurdistan , Erbil, Iraq. (April 16-18, 2013).
“Does Kurdish Nationalism Have a Navel?” Presented at The International Symposium on Symbiotic Antagonisms in Turkey: Sources, Discourses and Changing Nature of Turkish, Kurdish And Islamic Nationalisms, Istanbul, Turkey. (November 5-6, 2007).
“Turkey and the Power Struggle in Northern Iraq.” Presented at a conference on “Unity and Diversity in Iraq: the Nation’s Past and Future.” Organized by The American Research Institute in Iraq and Hollings Center. Istanbul, Turkey (October, 26-29, 2007).
“The Impact of Islam on Kurdish Identity Formation in the Middle East.” Presented in a conference titled Evolution of Kurdish Nationalism, organized by Ahmed Foundation for Kurdish Studies, Dedham, MA (September 3-4, 2005).
“Dynamics of Chance: ‘Kurds’ and ‘Kurdistan’ in Historical Sources.” Presented at a conference titled, Evolving Identities in the Middle East: Armenians, Turks, Kurds and Arabs in the University of Chicago (May 5, 2000).
“Kurds at the End of the Ottoman Empire.” Presented at a conference titled Armenians and the End of the Ottoman Empire held in University of Chicago (March 17-19, 2000).
“Adapting an Ideology: The PKK Movement and Its Marxist-Leninist Dimension.” Presented at The Third Graduate Conference in Difference and the Turkish in the Language Arts in Columbus, Ohio (March 20-21, 1994).
“The Effect of the Kurdish Worker’s Party on Turkey’s Nationhood.” Presented at The Second Graduate Conference in Difference and the Turkish in the Language Arts in Columbus, Ohio (May 2-3, 1992).
“Does Kurdish Nationalism Have a Navel?” Presented at the Pauley Speaker Series of Global Affairs, UCF (January 23, 2012).
“The Establishment of the US-Turkish Relations: Views of a US Diplomat on the Emerging Turkish Republic.” Presented at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR (April 24, 2009).
“The Head Scarf Debate and the AKP.” Presented at The Rollins College, Winter Park, FL (March 5, 2009).
“Secularism and Islam in Turkey.” Presented as the featured speaker at North Central College, Naperville, IL (October 23, 2007).
“The KDP, PUK and PKK in Northern Iraq.” Presented to Foreign Policy Analysts from different government agencies at the RAND Corporation, Washington, DC (May 24, 2007).
“Religion and Secularism in Turkey” Presented in Turkey: Past And Present
A Conference Celebrating The Cultural Heritage Of The Republic Of Turkey. Saint Xavier University, Chicago, (April 17, 2006).
“The Emergence of Kurdish Nationalism in Turkey.” Presented at the Ohio State University (May 14, 2004).
“Facts and Fiction about the Middle East.” Presented in a panel titled “Interpretations and Misconceptions: U.S. Relations with the Middle East,” at Otterbein College, (May 15, 2003)
“Discovery or Invention: Nationalism and the Kurds.” Presented at the Ohio Wesleyan University (March 21, 1997).
“From Şeyh Said to the PKK: Kurdish Minority Discourse in the Middle East.” Presented in a lecture sponsored by the Turkish-American Cultural Association of Michigan. (September 10, 1993).