Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

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Senem
Timuroğlu

Senem
Timuroğlu

Dr.

PhD

Fransız Edebiyatı ve Karşılaştırmalı Edebiyatlar Bölümü, Paris Sorbonne IV Üniversitesi, 2017

Graduate

Doğu Dilleri ve Kültürleri, INALCO ve Türk Edebiyatı, Bilkent Üniversitesi, 2006

Undergraduate

Türk Dili ve Edebiyatı, Mimar Sinan Üniversitesi, 1999

High School

Özel Notre Dame de Sion Fransız Kız Lisesi, 1995



Research Areas

Turkish literature, 19th- 20th century Ottoman women’s literature, Transnational feminism, Écriture féminine, 19th- and 20th-century French women’s travel writings


Biography

She graduated from Notre Dame de Sion French High School and Minar Sinan University's Department of Turkish Language and Literature. She earned her first MA degree from INALCO in Paris and the second from Bilkent University Department of Turkish Literature. She earned her PhD degree in Paris Sorbonne IV with her manuscript "Transnational Looks at 19th and 20th Century Ottoman and French Women's Literature".

She contributed to the edited book Women Telling Nations which is prepared by three editors and with the works of several contributors from different universities worldwide with a chapter titled "Women's Nations from Ottoman to the New Republic in Fatma Aliye and Halide Edip Adıvar's Writing."

She has been working at Ozyegin University since 2009, teaching electives on gender and literature. Her fields of interest include history of women's literature, comparative feminist literature, theories of écriture feminine. She is the mother of a cat and a boy.