November 24, 2020

24 November 2020 Comments Off on November 24, 2020

Friday, November 27, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

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Peter Burwik, conductor

Johannes Maria Staud | “Lagrein”

Atabak Amjadi | “Parallel Limbo”

Mohammed H. Javaheri | “Unison”

Tokzhan Karatai | “Patterns from the Past”

Arda Yurdusev | “Seyyah” Trio

Deniz Aslan | Music for Ensemble

Julia Purgina | Kammermusik II

The Viennese contemporary music group plays Bilkent students’ pieces.


Sunday, November 29, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Classic Brass”

P. Dukas | Fanfare to precede “La Péri”

R. Premru | Five Movements from Divertimento

G. Gershwin | “An American in Paris”

G. Rossini | “Largo al factotum”

G. Gershwin | “Rhapsody in Blue”

G. Bizet | “Carmen” Suite


Sunday, November 29

“Byzantine Routes and Frontiers in the Black Sea Region and the Hagiographical Dossier of St. Eugenios,” by James Crow, at 6 p.m. Organized by HART. Please email for the Zoom information.


Thursday, November 26

“Junky” (based on a novel by William S. Burroughs), directed by Doğu Yaşar Akal (THEA/’09) and staged by Department of Performing Arts students as a senior project, at 8 p.m. in the FMPA Theater Hall.


Tuesday, November 24

“The Practice of Pedagogy,” by Jeffrey Roberson, at 4:45 p.m. Organized by ARCH.

Wednesday, November 25

“A Discussion on Genre, Narrative and Representation in Modern Turkish Fiction since 1950s,” by Dr. Şule Akdoğan, at 1:30 p.m. Organized by the Department of Turkish Literature.

Wednesday, November 25

“Perceived Threats from Covid-19 and Political Attitudes: Testing Alternative Theories of Authoritarianism,” by Asst. Prof.  Gizem Arıkan (Trinity College, Dublin), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by POLS.

Friday, November 27

“How Experimental Methods Shaped Views on Human Competence and Rationality,” by Prof.Ralph Hertwig (Director of Centre for Adaptive Rationality, Max Planck Institute for Human Development), at 10 a.m. Organized by MAN.

Friday, November 27

“Can Shared Service Delivery Increase Customer Engagement? A Study of Shared Medical Appointments,” by Nazlı Sönmez (London Business School), at 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.


Thursday, November 26

Sports as a Way of Life Yoga Group Class, at the Main Sports Hall, 4:30 p.m. For more information please email to


Thursday, November 26

“Nano Meeting,” to be held online,  to discuss advances, exchange ideas and promote scientific collaboration in nanoscience and nanotechnology. For program details and registration:



Sports Facilities Hours

Opening hours and reservation time slots for Bilkent sports facilities have been changed, effective November 21. The new opening hours and time slots may be viewed at