KEITH

Activities

  • AarbakkeV. ‘Revolutionary activities during the transition from Empire to nation state in Ottoman Thrace’, in 23th ASEN annual conference (Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism),London, 9th – 11th April 2013.
  • Aarbakke V. ‘Which nation should we fight for?’, in the International Conference ‘Bridging the Balkans – A centenary of diplomatic relations since the London Peace Conference’, Centre for Hellenic Studies, King’s College, London, 16th -17th May 2013.
  • Niarchos G. ‘Between a rock and a hard place: the Pomaks of Western Thrace in the context of Greco-Bulgarian relations in the 1930s and 1940s’, in the international conference entitled ‘Bridging the Balkans – A centenary of diplomatic relations since the London Peace Conference’, Centre for Hellenic Studies, King’s College, London, 16th -17th May 2013.
  • Koutsoukos V. «The minority policy of the Metaxa’s regime and its definition through the administration of space», in the conference entitled ‘The regime of 4th August 1936 and the Greek interwar society. Was it a pilot for a future fascist regime?’, organised by the Greek Social History Forum, Panteion University, Athens, 27th – 28th September 2013.
  • Aarbakke V. Koutsoukos V. and Niarchos G. 'The Tamrash (Тъмраш) Rebellion (1878-1886)’, in the international conference entitled “Revolutions in the Balkans  - Revolts and Uprisings in the Era of Nationalism (1804-1908)”,Research Centre for Modern History (KENI) Panteion University, Athens, 31st October – 2nd November 2013.
  • Aarbakke V.  «The independent Democracy of Gumulcine», in the international conference entitled «100 year after the Balkan Wars – Resources and Documents», organised by the Historical Institute of the Bulgarian Academy, Sofia, 10th – 12th November 2013.
  • V. Aarbakke, 'Balkan atrocities 1912-1918', in International Conference organised by Aristotle University of Thessaloniki entitled 'Wild Europe: From August 1914 to the Shoah', 12 June 2014.
  • V. Aarbakke, ‘The political framework of the Kemalist educational reforms during the interwar period – Greek state policies with a comparison to the Bulgarian case’, in conference organised by Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılâp Tarihi Enstitüsü, İstanbul Üniversitesi, entitled ‘Western Thrace from Past to Present’, Istanbul, 24-25 October 2014.
  • V. Aarbakke, V. Koutsoukos and G. Niarchos, ‘Dilemmas and opportunities presented to the Muslims of Western Thrace as a result of the Ottoman defeat in World War I’, in conference oraganised by the Department of Balkan Slavic and Oriental Studies-University of Macedonia & Association Internationale d'Etudes du Sud-Est Europeen, entitled ‘Balkan Worlds II: Balkan Perceptions of War and Revolution (1789-1918)’, Thessaloniki, 27-30 November 2014.
  • V. Aarbakke, V. Koutsoukos and G. Niarchos, ‘The Muslim minority of Western Thrace facing the Kemalist challenge’, in conference organised by the Department of Political Sciences-Aristotle University of Thessaloniki entitled ‘Modernity Battling Tradition: the Introduction of Kemalism to the Muslim Minority of Western Thrace, 1920 - 1930‘, Thessaloniki, 21 March 2015.
  • V. Aarbakke, ‘The influence of the Orthodox Church on the Christian Albanians’ national orientation in the period before 1912’, in 2nd International Conference of Greek-Albanian/Albanian-Greek Studies entitled ‘Diachronic and Synchronic Dimensions of Linguistic and Cultural Interaction Between Greeks and Albanians‘, Tirana 27-28 March 2015.
  • Koutsoukos V. (2013). Colonising a former Bulgarian Province under French Administration, 15th October 1919-28th May 1920, in «Ethnic Greeks beyond the Greek Territory», Athens: Vivliorama.  
  • Niarchos G. (with K. Featherstone, D. Papadimitriou, Α. Mamarelis) (2013) The Last Ottomans: the Muslim Minority of Western Thrace 1940-1949 (Greek translation from the original English edition published by Palgrave/Macmillan, 2011)
  • G. Niarchos, (2014) ‘The Effect of the Bulgarian Occupation on the Muslim Minority in Western Thrace’, East Central Europe, Volume 41, Issue 2-3, pp. 330 – 358.
  • V. Aarbakke, (2014) ‘The report of Petar Chaulev to Prime Minister Vasil Rodoslavov about the situation in Western Thrace in February 1914’, Balkan Studies, 49, 47-68.
  • Aarbakke V. Koutsoukos V. and Niarchos G. (2015). ‘The political framework of the Kemalist educational reforms in Western Thrace (Greece) during the interwar period – Greek state policies with a comparison to the Bulgarian case’, in Eraslan C., Açıkkaya S., Erdem N., Bayram C. and Hayrullah P. (eds.). Dünden Bugüne Batı Trakya Uluslararası Sempozyumu Bildiriler. İstanbul: İstanbul Türk Ocağı Υayınları.
  • Aarbakke V. Koutsoukos V. and Niarchos G. (2015) ‘The Independent Republic of Gumuldjina (1913) – A New Test for Young Turk Policy Makers’, in Stamatopoulos D. (ed.), Balkan Nationalism(s) and the Ottoman Empire, vol.3 Istanbul: The Isis Press.
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