The project team brings together specialists with expertise in early modern and nineteenth-century English Literature, travel writing, Orientalism, Ottoman history and culture, diplomatic history, and manuscript studies and curation.
Patrick Hart (Bilkent, English Literature)
Mehmet Kalpakli (Bilkent, History & Turkish Literature)
Valerie Kennedy (Bilkent, English Literature)
Özden Mercan (Bilkent, History)
Kibele Özden (Bilkent University / Middle East Technical University, History)
Dora Petherbridge (Curator, U.S. and Commonwealth Collections, National Library of Scotland)
Kenneth Weisbrode (Bilkent, History)