Nilüfer Göle

Nilüfer Göle's Profile

Name Nilüfer Göle
About Me Born and raised in Turkey, before teaching in Paris Nilüfer was a faculty member at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, where she taught Sociology from 1986 to 2001. Her books have been translated into many languages, and she has also edited Islam and Public Controversy in Europe (2014) and in 2015 published Islam and Secularity, Europe’s Public Sphere. Her latest research focuses on Maidan protest movements and democracy in the international public sphere. Nilüfer was the Director of EuropeanPublicIslam at the European Research Council Project from 2008 to 2012 and is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the Istanbul Seminars.