Publications & Works

Articles Published in Other Journals

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

Bandit or Musician? Rethinking Musical Sources of Historical Ethnomusicology in Turkey

Turkologentag 2018, the Third European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies, Bamberg, Germany, 19 - 21 September 2018, pp.23

Müzik İcrası ve Tahakküm İlişkisi Bağlamında Kısa Saplı Bağlamanın Serencamı

1. Uluslararası Etnomüzikoloji Sempozyumu - Müzik ve Politika, Bursa, Turkey, 22 - 24 March 2018, pp.363-382

Hakikatçi Âşıklık: Musical Traces of a Religious Movement

Turkologentag: Second European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies, Hamburg, Germany, 14 - 17 October 2016, pp.66

Between Debates and Sources: Defining Alevi Music

Text and Cultural Heritage: Sources on Alevism Between Philological Research and Theological Canonization, Heidelberg, Germany, 28 - 29 November 2014, pp.3

Ritual, Musical Performance and Identity: The Transformation of the Zakir

Alevi Identity Revisited: Cultural, Religious, Social and Political Perspectives, İstanbul, Turkey, 21 - 22 February 2014, pp.4

History Through Sacred Words: The Presence of Hacı Bektash Veli in Ahl-i Haqq Lore

Alevi-Bektashi Communities in the Ottoman Realm: Sources, Paradigms and Historiography, İstanbul, Turkey, 13 - 15 December 2011, pp.20

Traditional Environments, New Dimensions: The Mission of The Tanbur in Ahl-i Haqq Society

Musical Traditions in the Middle East: Reminiscences of a Distant Past, Conference on Ancient Near East Musicology, Leiden, Netherlands, 10 - 12 December 2009, pp.27-29

Ehl-i Hak’ın Kutsal Sazı Tanburun Kimliği ve Bağlamayla İlişkisi

Uluslararası Hacı Bektaş Veli Sempozyumu, Ankara, Turkey, 19 - 21 October 2009, pp.420-430

Books & Book Chapters

Türkiye’de Etnomüzikoloji: Musiki Folkloruyla Müzikoloji Arasında Bir Varoluş Mücadelesi

in: Etnomüzikoloji: Kültürler ve Müzikler, Özdemir Ulaş, Demir Mehtap, Öğüt Evrim Hikmet, Editor, İthaki Yayınevi, İstanbul, pp.314-416, 2022

Ritual, Musical Performance and Identity: The Transformation of the Alevi Zakir

in: The Alevis in Modern Turkey and the Diaspora: Recognition, Mobilisation and Transformation, Özkul Derya, Markussen Hege, Editor, Edinburgh University Press , Edinburgh, pp.239-251, 2022

in: , Ali Metin Büyükkarakaya,Elif Başak Aksoy, Editor, Ege Yayınları, İstanbul, pp.59-86, 2021

With or Without Bağlama? A Religious Aesthetic Debate on ‘Music’ Performance in Funerals

in: Aesthetic and Performative Dimensions of Alevi Cultural Heritage , Martin Greve,Ulaş Özdemir,Raoul Motika, Editor, Ergon Verlag, Würzburg, pp.131-154, 2020

Between Debate and Sources: Defning Alevi Music

in: Alevism Between Standardisation and Plurality: Negotiating Texts, Sources and Cultural Heritage, Weineck B., Zimmermann J., Editor, Peter Lang, Berlin, pp.165-193, 2018

Hakikatçi Âşıklık: Historical and Musical Traces of a Religious Movement

in: Diversity and Contact among Singer-Poet Traditions in Eastern Anatolia, Urum Ulaş Özdemir, Wendelmoet Hamelink, Martin Greve, Editor, Ergon Verlag, Baden-Baden, pp.149-182, 2018

Rethinking the Institutionalization of Alevism: Itinerant Zakirs in the Cemevis of Istanbul

in: Landscapes of Music in Istanbul: A Cultural Politics of Place and Exclusion, Papadopoulos A. G., Duru A., Editor, Transcript Verlag, Bielefeld, pp.141-166, 2017

Le verbe de l’aşık est l’essence du Coran

in: Les Chants d'Orphée: Musique & Poésie, Fabre T., Editor, Actes Sud, Marseille, pp.66-70, 2009

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