B.A. English Bogazici University M.A. & Ph.D. Comparative Literature Indiana University
Books: Deconstruction and the Politics of Criticism. New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1990. Edited Books and Journals: Karnavaldan Romana: Mikhail Bakhtin (Selected Writings of M. Bakhtin). Istanbul: Ayrıntı Yayınları, 2001. Relocating the Fault Lines: Turkey Beyond the East-West Divide. South Atlantic Quarterly 102:2/3, Spring/Summer 2003. Kadınlar Dile Düşünce: Toplumsal Cinsiyet ve Edebiyat (Gender and Literature) İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları, 2004. Selected Articles: “M.H.Kingston: Languages and Silences of Being Chinese-American.” Journal of American Studies of Turkey 1(1995) : 57-63. “The Narrative Idiom in Sons and Lovers and The Rainbow.” Journal of English Literature and British Culture 5 (1996): 47-61. “Öznenin Vefatından Sonra Kadın Olarak Okumak.” (Reading as a Woman after the Demise of the Subject) Toplum ve Bilim 75(1997): 33-48. “Istanbul: The Black Book.” In The Novel, Volume 2: Forms and Themes. Ed. Franco Moretti. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006, 728-38. "Allegorical Lives: The Public and the Private in the Modern Turkish Novel." South Atlantic Quarterly 102:2/3, Spring/Summer 2003, 551-66. "Narratives of Collectivity and Autobiography in Latife Tekin's Works." Autobiographical Negotiations: Self and Community in Turkish Literature.Eds. B. Sagaster and O. Akyıldız. Würzburg: Ergon Verlag, Series of the Orient Institute Publications, Istanbuler Texte und Studien, 2006.