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Professor Baki Tezcan's Newest Article Published and Quoted Internationally

Professor Tezcan's critical piece on the conversion of the Hagia Sophia Museum to a mosque has received international attention--appearing in American, Turkish, and German websites and news broadcasts.

Tezcan's article first appeared on Jadaliyya on July 20 and was re-posted on Duvar English and in Turkish by Gazete Duvar (the Wall Newspaper), a Turkish online media outlet. The piece was also quoted by the German daily, Süddeutsche Zeitung. Professor Tezcan appeared on Turkish evening news at Medyascope on July 24, the day the Hagia Sophia opened as a mosque.