NEZİH ERDOĞAN

 

nezih.erdogan@gmail.com

http://www.neziherdogan.net

 

 

EDUCATION

 

1988

 

 

 

1985-1986

 

 

 

1981

 

Ph.D. in Film and Television, Anadolu University, Eskişehir, Turkey “Seyirci ve Bir Anlamlama Süreci Olarak Sinema”/”Cinema and Spectatorship as a Signification Process” 1988

Visiting Graduate Student 1985-1986 English and American Studies/Film Studies, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

BA in Film and Television, Faculty of Communications, Anadolu University, Eskişehir, Turkey

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

July 2014 - present

Chair, Cinema and Television School of Communications, Istanbul Şehir University

Spring 2012- February 2014

Chair, Cinema and Digital Media, Faculty of Communication, İzmir University of Economics

Fall 2011 – Spring 2012

Chair, Media and Communication, Faculty of Communication, İzmir University of Economics

Spring 2009- 2011

Coordinator, Film and Television Master of Arts Programme, Istanbul Bilgi University

2005- 2011

Dean, Faculty of Communication, Istanbul Bilgi University, İstanbul

Spring 2005

Vice Dean, Faculty of Communication, Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul

Fall 2004 – Spring 2005

Dean of Graduate School, Coordinator of MA in Film and Television Programme, Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul

Fall 2001 – Spring 2003

Vice Dean and Chair of Film and Television, Faculty of Communication, Bahcesehir University, Istanbul

Fall 1991 – 2001

Lecturer, Faculty of Arts, Design and Architecture, Bilkent University, Ankara

Fall 1981 – 1991

Lecturer, TV Director-Producer, Faculty of Communication, Anadolu University, Eskisehir

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

 

 

2017 – present

Advisor to the Istanbul Film Museum Project, Film Department of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism  (ongoing)

 

2017 -2018

 

Guest editor for film journal sinecine

 

2016

 

 

2012

 

Established the Master of Arts in Cinema and Television programme, Istanbul Şehir University

 

Established the Bachelor of Arts programme, Cinema and Digital Media, Izmir University of Economics

 

2009

Digital Document Archive Project Leader: “Early Cinema in Turkey 1894-1928 Digital Document Archive”, funded by Istanbul Bilgi University and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism

2010

Video Project. Producer/Director Istanbul Do/Redo/Undo: Waters, Streets, Faces DVD, February 2010. Istanbul 2010 Cultural Capital of Europe

1999-2000

Consultant and writer for TV series "Architecture and Life" ("Mimarlık ve Yaşam”) produced by TEPE & The Society for the Dissemination of Architectural Culture for national TV channel NTV

 

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

chapters in books, articles in journals

“Early cinema-going and the emergence of film culture: The first Pathé Cinema Theatre opens in Istanbul” (1908). Participations Journal of Audience & Reception Studies, 16 (1), 2019 698-717

 

""Turkey" in The International Film Musical (eds) Corey K Creekmur, Linda Y Mokdad, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press 2012

“Bir Seyirci Yapmak: 1896 – 1928 arası İstanbul’da Sinema ve Modernlik” İstanbul Nereye? Küresel Kent, Kültür, Avrupa (ed.) Deniz Göktürk, Levent Soysal, İpek Türeli, İstanbul: Metis, 2011, 175-190

“The Spectator in the Making: Modernity and Cinema in Istanbul, 1896-1928”, in Orienting Istanbul: Cultural Capital of Europe? (eds) Deniz Göktürk, Levent Soysal and İpek Türeli London, Routledge, 2010, 129-143

"Star Director as Symptom: Reflections on the Reception of Fatih Akın in the Turkish Media" New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film vol. 7, no: 1, August 2009, 27-38

"Hindistan CeviziAltyazı no: 86, July - Aug, 2009

"Çirkin Seyirci" Altyazı no: 82, March, 2009

“Kezban goes to Rome and then Paris: European Twists in the Turkish Family Plot” in Shifting Landscapes: Film and Media in European Context, (ed) Miyase Christensen and Nezih Erdoğan, New Castle: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2008, 188-197

"Uzak" in 1001 Films You Must See before You Die (ed) Stephen Jay Schneider, New York: Barron's, 2008

“The Bandit” The Cinema of North Africa and the Middle East /24 Frames, (ed) Gönül Dönmez Colin, London: Wallflower Press, 2007

“Edebiyatımızda Sinema: Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar, Ahmet Haşim ve Ziya Osman Saba”, Türk Filmi Araştırmalarında Yeni Yönelimler 5, 2006, 107-115.

“The Making of our America : Hollywood in a Turkish Context”, in Hollywood Abroad: Audiences and Cultural Exchange, (eds) Richard Maltby & Melvyn Stokes, London: British Film Institute, 2005

"Vizontele: Türk Sinemasında Modernleşmenin Temsili" Türk Film Araştırmalarında Yeni Yönelimler 4 Deniz Bayrakdar (ed) İstanbul, Bağlam Yayınları, 2004, 165-169

"Powerless Signs: Hybridity and the Logic of Excess of Turkish Trash" in Mapping the Margins: Identity Politics and the Media, (eds) Karen Ross, Deniz Derman, Cresskill, NJ, Campton, 2003

"Yeşilçam'da Sessiz Bedenler, Bedensiz Sesler", Türk Film Araştırmalarında Yeni Yönelimler 3 Deniz Bayrakdar (ed) İstanbul, Bağlam Yayınları, 2003, 107- 124

“Mute Bodies, Disembodies Voices: Notes on Sound in Turkish Popular Cinema”, Screen , vol: 43, no: 3 (Autumn, 2002, 233- 249

“Violent images: hybridity and excess in The Man who Saved the World ” in Mapping the Margins: Identity, Politics and the Media, (eds) Karen Ross, Deniz Derman, Creskill, NJ, Hampton, 2002

(with Dilek Kaya) “Institutional Intervention in the Distribution and Exhibition of Hollywood Films in Turkey”, Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television , vol. 22, no: 1, 2002, 47-59.

(with Deniz Göktürk ), “Turkish Cinema” in Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film , Oliver Leaman (ed) Routledge, 2001, 533-573

“Perdeye Seyirci Kalmak”, XXI Mimarlık Kültürü Dergisi, October , 2001

“Yeşilçam'in Hayaletleri ”, İletişim , no: 10, Summer, 2001, 251-256.

(with Ugur Güdükbay and Fatih Erol ) “Beyond Tradition and Modernity: Digital Shadow Theatre” (artists' statement) Leonardo vol 33, no: 4, August 2000, 264-265

“Veiled and Revealed” (review : Meyda Yeğenoğlu, Colonial Fantasies: Towards a Feminist Reading of Orientalism . London and New York: Cambridge UP, 1998) Postmodern Culture, vol 10, no: 2, January, 2000

(with Uğur Güdükbay and Fatih Erol) “Tradition Offers Artistic Possibilities for New Media Technologies: An Animation System for Shadow Theatre” (conference proceeding) ISEA 2000, December, Paris, France, 7-12 December, 2000.

"'Turhan Bey'i Takdim Ederiz'" Geceyarısı Sineması no: 4, Bahar 1999, 37-45

“Narratives of Resistance: National Identity and Ambivalence in the Turkish Melodrama between 1965 and 1975” Screen vol 39, no: 3 Autumn 1998, 259-271. reprinted in Screening World Cinema (eds) Catherine Grant, Annette Kuhn (London, New York: Routledge, 2006), 145-159

"Üç Seyirci : Popüler Eğlence Biçimlerinin Alımlanmasi Üzerine Notlar”, Doğu-Batı, no: 2, February–March-April, 1998

"Yeşilçam'da Beden ve Mekanın Eklemlenmesi Üzerine Notlar”, Doğu - Batı , no: 2, February -March-April, 1998, 155-162

“'Gerçek' ve Kodları: TV'de Gizli Kamera Kullanımı Üzerine Notlar”, Yeni Türkiye, no: 11, September-October, 1996, 166-168

“Sinema ve Psikanaliz“, Toplum ve Bilim, no: 70, Fall , 1996, pp. 241-249.

“Ulusal Kimlik , Kolonyal Söylem ve Yeşilçam Melodramı ”, Toplum ve Bilim , no: 7, September, 1995, 178-196

“Das Neue türkische Kino”/"The new Turkish cinema” in Gebrochene Blick nach Westen : Positionen und Perspektiven türkischen Kultur , Zafer Senocak (ed) Berlin , Babel Verlag , 1994, 293-302. translation from the turkish by Deniz Göktürk

“Das Fernsehen in der Türkei ”/”Television in Turkey ” in Gebrochene Blick nach Westen : Positionen und Perspektiven türkischen Kultur , Zafer Senocak (ed) Berlin , Babel Verlag , 1994, 281-292. translation from the turkish by Walter Menzler .

“Köpekbalığı ve Protez", 25. Kare, January-February 1993, no: 3, pp. 10-12

"Nobelzede Bir Yazar”, Cumhuriyet Kitap, 1991

“Zihin-Araç-Bilgisayar”, Cumhuriyet Kitap, October 26, 1990.

“Anlatı Geleneğinin Devamı”, Cumhuriyet Kitap, November 9, 1990

“Seyirci ve Gerilim”, Cumhuriyet Kitap, November 23, 1990.

“Gerçekliğin Yeniden Sunumu”, Cumhuriyet Kitap, December 20, 1990

(with C. Taşçı , N. Karagülle) “Bilgisayar Eğitimi Üzerine Düşünceler ” (konferans tebliğ derlemesi ) Bilişim 1988 , Ankara , Türkiye Bilişim Derneği , 1988

 

books

editor (with Ebru Kayaalp) Exploring Past Images in a Digital Age: Forgetting the Archive, forthcoming from Amsterdam University Press 2021

 

Sinemanın İstanbul’da İlk Yılları: Modernlik ve Seyir Maceraları/Early Years of Cinema in Istanbul: Adventures in Modernity and Spectatorship (Istanbul: İletişim, 2017)

 

Büyükler Ölünce Toprağa Gömülür (İstanbul: İletişim, 2013) fiction

 

 

editor (with Miyase Christensen) Shifting Landscapes: Film and Media in European Context (New Castle: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2008)

Seyirci ve Sinema (Ankara: Med-Campus-GISAM, 1994).

(with/N. Avcı, C. Tasçı, D. Derman , Ü.S. Köymen) Enformasyon Toplumu ve Egitim Sistemlerine Etkileri : Türk Eğitim Sistemi Açısından Yakın Geleceğin Degerlendirilmesi Ankara, Milli Egitim Bakanlığı, 1992

Sinema Kitabı, Istanbul, Ağaç Yayıncılık , 1992

 

conferences, talks, etc.

 

“Hududların Kanunu”

TURKISH FILMS WEEK 2019

YUNUS EMRE INSTITUTE LONDON, April 30, 2019

 

 

“Staging the actualité film for propaganda purposes” BRITISH LIBRARY

1918: A NEW EUROPE ON FILM, London, October 27, 2018

 

“Programme, Film Culture and Early Film Going in Istanbul”

Homer – Media Tactics and Engagement, Amsterdam, 26 June, 2018

 

“Lumiére? Mélies? Cinevitagraphe? Film History and the Cahllenges of the First Film Screenings in Istanbul”, DOMITOR, Provenance and Early Cinema, Rochester, June 13 – 16, 2018

 

“Nezih Erdoğan ile sinemanın İstanbul’da ilk yılları üzerine söyleşi” medyascope, Seval Şahin, Erkan Irmak, Şehir Hepimizin (64) March 13, 2018

https://medyascope.tv/konu/nezih-erdogan/

“Osmanlı Geçmişini Hatırlayamamak: Türk Sineması'nda Tarihyazımının Sorunları”, Doğu Akdeniz’de Osmanlı Geçmişini Hatırlamak - Yunanistan Ulusal Araştırma Enstitüsü Osmanlı Araştırmaları programı – Orient-Institut İstanbul, May 24, 2016

“Osmanlı’dan Manzaralar” Gezici Festival, Ankara Çağdaş Sanatlar Merkezi,  December 12, 2014

“Importing Films and Experience: Translating Aesthetic Experience in the Early Years of Cinema in Turkey” NECSArt in Public Space, Milan, June 19 – 21, 2014

Hayretle Seyret: Osmanlı’da Sinema ve Şehir, Ottoman History Podcast, October 31, 2013

https://soundcloud.com/ottoman-history-podcast/hayretle-seyret-osmanl-da

“Sound Design in New Turkish Cinema - Alibi Caught Red-Handed?” NECS – The London Conference, Sonic Futures: Soundscapes and the Languages of Screen Media, University of London, June 23-26, 2011

“Issues of National/Ethnic Identity in the Early Years of Cinema in Turkey, 1894-1929” “Topographies of ‘Turkish Cinema’: Hybrids, Hyphens & Borders”. İzmir University of Economics/Department of Media and Communication, İzmir. April 21-22, 2011

"City forgotten and then remembered again: early years of cinema in Istanbul", Screen Theorizing Today University of Glasgow, 3-5 July, 2009, Glasgow.

“City Forgotten and Then Remembered Again: Early Years of Cinema in Istanbul”, Orienting Istanbul: Cultural Capital of Europe? University of California, Berkeley. September 25-27, 2008

"Shooting Stars: How Television Handles Trauma", 2006 Association for Cultural Studies Crossroads Conference, , İstanbul Bilgi University, İstanbul. July 20-23, 2006

“Kezban: Rome first and then off to Paris” Bahçeşehir University, “From Westernization to the EU: Modernization, Cinema, Spectacle” co-hosted by University of Bahçeşehir and French Cultural Institute in Istanbul, Turkey, June 23-25, 2005

“Europe in Cinema, Cinema in Europe” Kezban: Rome first and then off to Paris”, Southampton, England. September 15-19, 2005

“I. Uluslararası Bilgi Hizmetleri Sempozyumu, İletişim”, İstanbul University, İstanbul. May 25-26, 2006

"The space and time of the spectator: a few problems" workshop: Secularism, Religious Nationalism, and the Public Sphere in Comparative Perspective, Bilkent University, Ankara. October 15-17, 2004

"Programme Palette" moderator: Programme as a Presentation Format workshop, the Netherlands Film Museum (EYE), Amsterdam July 2004

"Vizontele: Representations of Modernization in Turkish Cinema," Türk Film Araştırmalarında Yeni Yönelimler, , Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul 2001

“Sessiz Bedenler , Bedensiz Sözler : Yesilçam Sinemasinda Ses ”, Türk Film Araştırmalarında Yeni Yönelimler III/ Karşılaşmalar, Bahçesehir University-Istanbul Fransız Kültür Merkezi , July 3-4-5, 2001

“What is so Interesting about Turkish Films?” Transnational Turkish Cinema Workshop, , British Academy-National Film Theatre, London. December , 7-8, 2000

“New Turkish Cinema and the Pleasures of the Audience: Problems and Possibilities”, Society for Cinema Studies Conference, West Palm Beach , FL , Nisan 15-18, 1999. “ Yeşilçam'da Beden ve Mekan ”, Mimarlar Odasi , Ankara , February 20, 1998

“The Making of Our America : Hollywood in a Turkish Context”, Hollywood and its Spectators: Reception of American Films 1895-1995, Commonwealth Fund-University College London, London. February 12-14, 1998

“Sinemada Postmodernizm ”, Turko -British Association, Ankara, April 20, 1998

“Articulation of Body and Space in the Turkish Cinema”, Time and Value Conference, Lancaster, University of Lancaster, April 11, 1997

“Yeşilçam under the “Influence” of Hollywood ”, American Studies in a Turkish Context Conference, USIS-American Studies Association, Izmir, November 7, 1996

“Another Case of Mistaken National Identity: Turkish Cinema and Colonial Discourse”, Theory, Culture and Society Conference, Culture and Identity: City, Nation, World, Berlin 13 August , 1995; Media: Gender, Nation, Identity, Goethe Institut -GISAM, Ankara, October 19-20, 1995

“Medya Devrimi ve Türk Gençligi - Tüketim , Rock Müzigi ve Seks ile Özgürlük mü?”/”Freiheit durch Konsum , Hard Rock und Sex? Die Medien -Revolution der türkischen Jugend ” (panel: Ayça Tolun , Zafer Şenocak , Thomas Hartmann ile birlikte ) Bildungswerk für Demokratie und Umweltschutz e.V. Berlin/Haus Der Kulturen Welt, July 2, 1994

“Sinema Kuramları Üzerine Genel Bir Değerlendirme”, Ankara , Bilar, November 16, 1992

“Video-Art üzerine”, Ankara Goethe Institut, February 20, 1988

 

memberships

 

NECS – European Network for Cinema and Media Studies

DOMITOR – The International Society for the Study of Early Cinema

SCMS – Society for Cinema and Media Studies

           

hobbies                                                   Shodo, literature