Dr. Ömer Taşpınar, U.S. National War College/Johns Hopkins University-SAIS
“2020 US Elections Results and Implications for Turkey-US Relations”
Date & Time: 05.11.2020, Thursday, 8:00pm
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Dr. Ömer Taşpınar is a professor at the National Defense University and a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. He is also an adjunct professor at the Johns Hopkins University, SAIS (School of Advanced International Studies). His areas of expertise include Turkish-American relations, the European Union, the Middle East, Muslims in Europe, political Islam and Kurdish nationalism. In addition to several short publications and scholarly articles, he is the author of three books: “Kurdish Nationalism and Political Islam: Kemalist Identity in Transition” (Routledge, 2005); “Wining Turkey: How the EU and the US can restore a fading partnership ” (with Philip Gordon, Brookings Press 2008) and “What the West is Getting Wrong about the Middle East” (IB Tauris, 2020)