Category: DisAbility

Presentation at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology / Polish Academy of Sciences

I’m thrilled to share that I have been graciously invited to participate in an engaging online seminar series titled “Society and Technologies on Health and Illness,” hosted by the Rare Disease Social Research Center at the Instytut Filozofii i Socjologii Polskiej Akademii Nauk (IFiS PAN). As an independent researcher with a focus on the sociology […]

Worlds by Design. Mapping the Field of Interdisciplinary Design Studies

Online Lecture Series Organized by Prof. Dr. Claudia Mareis (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) I’m delighted to extend a cordial invitation to an intellectually enriching experience — the online lecture series titled “Worlds by Design: Mapping the Field of Interdisciplinary Design Studies,” thoughtfully organized by Prof. Dr. Claudia Mareis, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Kulturwissenschaft. Join me […]

“STS Meets Ethics” Conference 2023: Reflecting on Three Remarkable Days of Exploration

Today marks the end of three extraordinary and enlightening days at the “STS Meets Ethics” conference. In a world marked by climate change, environmental challenges, and the rapid advancement of technology, it has become essential to address these multifaceted issues through an interdisciplinary lens. The “STS Meets Ethics” conference, jointly organized by METU Applied Ethics […]

Workshop: Beyond Boundaries: Persons, (Bio)Technologies, & the Law

From October 2nd to 3rd, I had the privilege of participating in the workshop “Beyond Boundaries: Persons, (Bio)Technologies, & the Law” in Wales, organized as part of the ‘Everyday Cyborgs 2.0: Law’s Boundary Work and Alternative Legal Futures‘ project and the ‘Hybrid Minds‘ project, coordinated by Dr. Joseph Roberts. The purpose of this workshop was […]

Towards a new humanity, and beyond – debating post-human perspectives

07.09.2023 to 09.09.2023 Fribourg University, Switzerland I had the privilege of being invited as a speaker to the workshop titled “Towards a New Humanity, and Beyond – Debating Post-human Perspectives” held at Fribourg University, Switzerland from September 7th to September 9th, 2023 (more information below). My presentation “Communicating with ALS Patients – a Posthuman Disability […]

STS Meets Ethics – STS TURKEY & METU Applied Ethics Research Center Joint Conference 2023, October 31 – November 2 2023 (Ankara, Turkey)

We are thrilled to announce that this year’s STS TURKEY conference will be a joint conference, organized in collaboration with Middle East Technical University (METU) Applied Ethics Research Center (UEAM), and with the valuable support of UEAM, Bilkent University and STS Turkey. The event will take place at the Kültür ve Kongre Merkezi, METU Ankara, […]

Çevrimiçi sunuma davet: Afet sonrası kolektif travma ve WHR Saha çalışmaları (Şule Nur Orhan & Meriç Mavi) Cuma, 16 Haziran 2023, saat 19:00

Sizleri Şule Nur Orhan ve Meriç Mavi’nin 16 Haziran 2023, Cuma günü saat 19:00’da “Afet sonrası kolektif travma ve WHR Saha çalışmaları” başlıklı sunumuna davet etmekten mutluluk duyuyorum. Bu sunum Haziran ve Temmuz aylarında gerçekleşecek olan “Afette Toplum, Sağlık ve İnsan” çevrimiçi konferans dizisinin bir parçasıdır. Zoom linki: Not: Katılım herkese açıktır. Kayıt gerekmemektedir. […]

Eine Vielfalt von Körperzukünften: Human Enhancement und die sozio-technische Perspektive

Als Soziologin am Orient-Institut Istanbul und Forscherin zum Thema Human Enhancement habe ich kürzlich Barbara Esser ein Interview gegeben, das im Magazin “Weltweit vor Ort” der Max Weber Stiftung im Themenheft “Zeitwende” veröffentlicht wurde. Der Beitrag “Eine Vielfalt von Körperzukünften” gibt Einblicke in meine Forschung und beleuchtet die Auswirkungen des Human Enhancement und somit Körpermodifikationen […]

new blog post “Impressions on the lecture ‘How to make a difference: Free 3D printed devices for earthquake victims’ given by Zeynep Karagöz (Robotel Türkiye)”

I have a new blog post up on the Orient-Institut Istanbul Blog titled “Impressions on the lecture ‘How to make a difference: Free 3D printed devices for earthquake victims’ given by Zeynep Karagöz (Robotel Türkiye).” The post was published on April 3rd, 2023, and includes a video of the lecture. Click here to read it: […]

How to make a difference: Free 3D printed devices for earthquake victims (Zeynep Karagöz), online lecture, 20.3.2023, 19:30 (Istanbul; GMT +3) / 17:30 (Berlin, GMT +1) / 11:30 a.m. (New York, EST)

We are pleased to invite you to an upcoming lecture sponsored by the Orient-Institut Istanbul, NYU center for disability studies and Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, featuring Zeynep Karagöz, pro-maker and co-founder of Robotel Türkiye. Online Lecture: How to make a difference: Free 3D printed devices for earthquake victims The online lecture offers an opportunity to […]

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