The Cultural Studies Association of Turkey is pleased to announce the launch of kultur-e, a refereed open access journal which will publish scholarly research on cultural studies, as well as work related to the cultures of Turkey and Turks throughout the world. We invite all colleagues to submit contributions in written, audial and/or visual form.

kultur-e will be published aperiodically, and all published material will remain available online along with commentaries or discussions to be submitted subsequently by readers and viewers. We aim to gather contributions from the social sciences, humanities, design and liberal arts.

Notices regarding the content of the published material will be made in bülten (, the semiannual newsletter of the association;

and in “bilimselHaber” (, the electronic network of the association, distributed to approximately 1500 recipients.

The deadline for submissions for the inaugural issue is May 30, 2016. Guidelines for submission are available at

For more information or to send in submissions, write to


Çimen Günay-Erkol & Annedith Schneider