Hilal Alkan, Ayse Dayi, Sezin Topçu and Betül Yara (eds.), The Politics of the Female Body in Contemporary Turkey, Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021

Available here.

Abstract

In Turkey, the Justice and Development Party government has introduced new regulations about reproductive rights, and shifted family and gender policies. Women’s central role in reproductive and domestic work was swiftly reaffirmed, and abortion and IVF were newly debated. Taking Turkey as … more info

Deadline extended: Academy in Exile is accepting applications for a position in grant writing/management (50%)

GRANT WRITING/MANAGEMENT Academy in Exile is accepting applications (f/m/d) for a position in grant writing/ management (50%) at Freie Universität Berlin, Campus Lankwitz.

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Preparation of grant proposals and reports for Academy in Exile’s national and international funding bodies Programmatic communication with current and potential funding … more info

New publication by AiE council member Volker M. Heins: “Offene Grenzen für alle. Eine notwendige Utopie”, Hamburg: Hoffmann und Campe Verlag, 2021

Available here. Abstract Offene Grenzen – keine Forderung könnte der aktuellen politischen Stimmung mehr widersprechen. Dieses Buch zeigt: Eine Welt mit offenen Grenzen ist nicht nur möglich – sondern sogar dringend notwendig. Volker Heins zeigt, dass Mauern und Abschottung kein Garant für Wohlstand und Sicherheit … more info

Academy in Exile Job Vacancies

Academy in Exile is accepting applications for two positions, in science communication (65 %) and in grant writing/management (50%), at Freie Universität Berlin, Campus Lankwitz. SCIENCE COMMUNICATION

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Conceptualization and implementation of science communication strategies and public relations for Academy in Exile, mainly in English.Editorial … more info