Sixth (and final) WG2 essay collection published: Alternative Media and Participation

The final WG2 TATS Cost Action essay/interview collection, entitled Alternative Media and Participation, which was edited by D. Beybin Kejanlioglu and Salvatore Scifo, has just been published.

It can be downloaded from the following locations:

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Kind regards,


Alternative Media and Participation

D. Beybin Kejanlioglu - Istanbul Aydin University
Salvatore Scifo - Maltepe University, Istanbul


Historical Background

Participation in Radical Media in Turkey in the 1970s
Inan Özdemir Tastan & Ilkay Kara

Feminist Media in Turkey in the 1980s and 1990s
Eser Köker & D. Beybin Kejanlioglu

Recent Instances

BIA and Audience Participation
Sevda Alankus & D. Beybin Kejanlioglu

Video Activism in Turkey as a Case of Alternative Media Practice: Gezi Resistance in Focus
Ülkü Doganay & Ilkay Kara

Critical Activist Media of Witches: Flying Broom
Esengül Ayyildiz

Contesting Urban Public Space: Street Art as Alternative Medium in Turkey
Oguzhan Tas & Tugba Tas


Feminist Movement, Feminist Media from Yeter to Amargi: Aksu Bora
Interview by: Hatice Çoban Kenes

Nor Radio: Sayat Tekir
Interview by: Figen Algül

Çapul TV: Önder Özdemir
Interview by: Aylin Aydogan