CMES at the Swedish Human Rights Film Festival

CMES is proud to be a Swedish Human Rights Film Festival partner organization once more this year. [...]


The Streets Are Talking to Me: Affective Fragments in Sisi's Egypt

CMES Associate Professor Maria Frederika Malmström's upcoming work, published by University of California Press [...]


Islamic Semiotic Resources in US Hip-Hop Culture

Anders Ackfeldt's "Spikning" (Nailing) Ceremony for the completion of his PhD thesis [...]



Özlem Celik: The Role of the State in Financialisation of Housing in Turkey

Özlem Celik is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow funded by the Swedish Institute (SI) at the Department of Human Geography in Lund University.

March 20 at 12:00

CMES Seminar Room Finngatan 16

Film Screening

The Swedish Human Rights Film Festival: Capernaum

The film screening will be followed by a Q&A session with Spyros Sofos, Research Co-ordinator at CMES

March 24 at 13:00

Biografen Kino Lund


“Acting Like a State” – Conflict and Street Justice in the Context of Istanbul’s Gentrification

Defne Kadıoğlu received her PhD from Boğaziçi University in Istanbul and is currently a guest researcher at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Lund University.

April 3 at 12:00

CMES Seminar Room Finngatan 16


Deniz Arzuk: A Data Mapping and Visualisation Project: Children's Rights in Turkey

Deniz Arzuk is a visiting researcher and Raoul Wallenberg Institute fellow based at the Child Studies Unit at Linköping University.

May 15 at 12:00

CMES Seminar Room Finngatan 16