2017 Barkan Article Prize Winners
Congratulations to Faisal Husain, winner of the 2017 Ömer Lütfi Barkan article prize, as well as Ebru Aykut, who earned honorable mention among a competitive field of strong submissions from a variety of disciplines.Faisal Husain (Georgetown University) for his article “Changes in the Euphrates River: Ecology and Politics in a Rural Ottoman Periphery, 1687-1702,” Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Vol. 47, no. 1 (Summer 2016)
Ebru Aykut (Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University) (honorable mention), “Toxic Murder, Female Poisoners, and the Question of Agency at the Late Ottoman Law Courts, 1840-1908,” Journal of Women’s History, Vol. 28, no. 3 (Fall 2016).