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Hülya Adak

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hadaksabanciunivedu
Phone
(216) 483 9287
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Title
Faculty Member
Education
B.A. in Western Languages and Literature, Bosphorus University, 1993;
M.A. and Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, University of Chicago (USA), 1994, 2001, respectively.
Areas of Interest
Gender and women's studies; theories of autobiography and the novel; nationalism and national myths; World War I and Ottoman Armenians in history and literature.
Memberships
Modern Language Association (MLA), Middle East Studies Association of North America (MESA), American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA), International Comparative Literature Association (ICLA), Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft Vorderer Orient (DAVO), The History Foundation (of Turkey), The Library of Women's Works (in Turkey).
Publications
  • Article
    Adak, Hülya (2016) "Teaching the Armenian genocide in Turkey: curriculum, methods, and sources", PMLA (Journal of the Modern Language Association of America), Vol.131, No.5, 1515-1518 ()
    Adak, Hülya (2016) "From l'ecriture feminine to queer subjectivities: Sevgi Soysal, Emine Sevgi Özdamar and Perihan Mağden", Journal of Middle East Women's Studies, Vol.12, No.1, 107-111
    Adak, Hülya (2015) "Gendering denial narratives of the decade of terror (1975-85): the case of Samiha Ayverdi/Neşide Kerem Demir and Hatun Sebilciyan/Sabiha Gökçen", Journal of Genocide Research, Vol.17, No.3, 327-343
    Adak, Hülya (2014) "Swaraj/siyasi direnişin biyografik sözlüğü: Halide Edib ve Inside India", Duvar Edebiyat Dergisi, Vol.14, 58-63
    Adak, Hülya and Heffernan, Teresa and Lewis, Reina (2013) "The Independence War (1919-1922) and the ordeal for freedom ", Cultures in Dialogue: Halide Edib Page
    Adak, Hülya and Altınay, Ayşe Gül (2010) "Guest editors' introduction: at the crossroads of gender and ethnicity: moving beyond the national imaginaire", New Perspectives on Turkey, No.42, 9-30 (SSCI)
    Adak, Hülya (2008) "Exiles at home: questions for Turkish and global literary studies", PMLA (Journal of the Modern Language Association of America), Vol.123, No.1, 20-26 (AHCI)
    Adak, Hülya (2007) "Ötekileştiremediğimiz kendimizin keşfi: 20. yüzyıl otobiyografik anlatıları ve Ermeni tehciri", Tarih ve Toplum: Yeni Yaklaşımlar, No.5, 231-253
    Adak, Hülya (2007) "Suffragettes of the empire, daughters of the republic: women auto/biographers narrate national history (1918-1935)", New Perspectives on Turkey: Special Issue on Literature and the Nation, No.36, 27-51
    Adak, Hülya (2003) "National myths and self na:(rra)tions: Mustafa Kemal's Nutuk and Halide Edip's memories and Turkish Ordeal", The South Atlantic Quarterly, Vol.102, No.2/3, 509-528 (AHCI)
  • Book
    Adak, Hülya, Halide Edib ve siyasal şiddet: Ermeni kırımı, diktatörlük ve şiddetsizlik, İstanbul: Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınevi, February 2016
    Adak, Hülya and Altınay, Ayşe Gül and Düzel, Esin and Bayraktar, Nilgün, So ist das, meine Schöne: Türkische frauen erzählen von frausein, begehren und liebe, Berlin: Orlanda Frauenverlag 2009
  • Book Section / Chapter
    Adak, Hülya, "A personal odyssey toward 'feminist curiosity'", A Journey into Women's Studies: Crossing Interdisciplinary Boundaries, Pande, Rekha (ed.), London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, July 2014, 266-278
    Adak, Hülya, "La perte du deuil: Halide Edib et la violence politique à l’égard des Arméniens", Temoignage et Survivance, Alloa, Emmanuel and Kristensen, Stefan (eds.), Geneve: MetisPresses, June 2014, 321-355
    Adak, Hülya, "İkinci Dünya Savaşı esnasında Hint bağımsızlık hareketi: Hindistan'a Dair'in sessizlikleri...", Hindistan'a Dair, Çevikdoğan, Mustafa (ed.), İstanbul: Can Yayınları 2014
    Adak, Hülya, "Beyond the catastrophic divide walking with Halide Edib (the Turkish "Jeanne d’Arc") through the Ambiguous Terrains of World War I", Selbstzeugnis und Person: Transkulturelle Perspektiven, Ulbrich, Claudia and Medick, Hans and Schaser, Angelika (eds.), Weimar, Köln, Wien: Böhlau 2012
    Adak, Hülya, "Oy hakkını savunan imparatorluk kadınları, Cumhuriyet'in kızları: kadın oto/biyografi yazarlarının anlattığı milli tarih (1918-1935)", Edebiyatın Omzundaki Melek: Edebiyatın Tarihle İlişkisi Üzerine Yazılar, Uysal, Zeynep (ed.), İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları, March 2011, 253-282
    Adak, Hülya and Glassen, Erika, "Vorwort", Hundert Jahre Türkei: Zeitzeugen erzaehlen, Adak, Hülya and Glassen, Erika (eds.), Zürich: Unionsverlag, July 2010, 9-24
    Adak, Hülya, "Birinci Dünya Savaşı'nın "Matem Yasağına" veda: "Türk Jeanne d'Arc"'ı Halide Edip ile büyük kırılmanın ötesindeki belirsiz topraklara yolculuk ", Dünya Edebiyatı Deyince..., Deniztekin, Osman and Çakmak, Efe (eds.), İstanbul: Varlık Yayınları, December 2009, 93-135
    Adak, Hülya, "Pamuk'un "ansiklopedik romanı"", Kara Kitap Üzerine Yazılar, Esen, Nüket (ed.), İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları 2009, 275-294
    Adak, Hülya, "Identifying the "internal tumors" of World War I: Talat Paşa's hatıralarım or the travels of a unionist apologia into history", Raueme des Selbst: Selbstzeugnisforschung transkulturell, Baehr, Andreas and Burschel, Peter and Jancke, Gabriele (eds.), Köln, Weimar, Wien: Böhlau Verlag, November 2007, 151-169
    Adak, Hülya, "Who is afraid of Dr. Rıza Nur's autobiography?", Autobiographical Themes in Turkish Literature: Theoretical and Comparative Perspectives, Akyıldız, Olcay and Kara, Halim and Sagaster, Börte (eds.), Würzburg: Ergon Verlag, October 2007, 125-141
    Adak, Hülya, "The protracted purging of the tyranny of nationalism: Turkish Egodocuments and the Possibility of Armenian-Turkish Reconciliation:", Shadow of World War I: Turks, Armenians and Europe, Kieser, Hans-Lukas (ed.), Zürich: Chronos Verlag, November 2006
    Adak, Hülya, "Biyografide toplumsal cinsiyet: Ahmet Mithat ya da bir Osmanlı erkek yazarın kanonlaşması", Merhaba Ey Muharrir! : Ahmet Mithat üzerine eleştirel yazılar, Istanbul: Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, February 2006, 201-213
    Adak, Hülya, "An epic for peace (Introduction to Halide Edib's Memoirs)", Memoirs of Halidé Edib, Istanbul: Gorgias Press, October 2004, 5-28
    Adak, Hülya, "Otobiyografik benliğin çok-karakterliliği: Halide Edib'in ilk romanlarında toplumsal cinsiyet", Kadınlar dile düşünce: edebiyat ve toplumsal cinsiyet, Irzık, Sibel and Parla, Jale (eds.), Istanbul: İletişim, May 2004, 159-179
  • Papers in Conference Proceedings
    Adak, Hülya, "Ötekileştiremediğimiz kendimizin keşfi: Yirminci yüzyıl otobiyografik anlatıları ve Ermeni tehciri", Aral, Fahri (ed.), İmparatorluğun Çöküş Döneminde Osmanlı Ermenileri: Bilimsel Sorumluluk ve Demokrasi Sorunları, İstanbul: Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınları, March 2011, 317-338
    Adak, Hülya, "A valediction to the “interdiction of mourning” of World War I; or, walking with Halide Edib through ambiguous terrains beyond the Catastropic divide", Keough, Leyla J. (ed.), Hrant Dink Memorial Workshop 2009, Istanbul: Sabanci University 2011, 21-29
  • Volumes Edited / Special Issues
    Adak, Hülya and Glassen, Erika, Hundert jahre Türkei: zeitzeugen erzaehlen, Zürich: Unionsverlag (Bosch Stiftung), July 2010
    Adak, Hülya and Altınay, Ayşe Gül, New perspectives on Turkey: Dossier on gender, ethnicity, and the nation-state, İstanbul: Homer Kitabevi 2010
    Adak, Hülya and Altınay, Ayşe Gül and Düzel, Esin and Bayraktar, Nilgün, İşte böyle güzelim..., İstanbul: Sel Yayıncılık 2008