EUROCLIO Annual Conference 2012

EUROCLIO Annual Conference : Looking at History Through a Variety of Lenses
Antalya, Turkey, April 1st - 7th

Imagine the wonderful surrounding of the Mediterranean coast of Turkey in April 2012; a landscape plastered with heritage sites form different times and cultures, and inspiring encounters with 200 fellow history educators from all over Europe, the Mediterranean region and beyond.

Many have already registered, and the deadline for Comenius and Grundvig grants is fast approaching. EUROCLIO in cooperation with the Association of History Educators of Turkey organises the 19th Annual Conference on the theme "Looking at History Through a Variety of Lenses" which will take place in the beautiful historical surroundings of Antalya, Turkey on April 1-7 2012.

Register online and contact your National Agency and apply for a Comenius or Grundtvig Grant before September 15th 2011:

COMENIUS:   NL-2012-247-001
GRUNDTVIG: NL-2012-248-001

Attend high-quality lectures on “Innovative Methodology for Turkish His­tory Education and for all” and engaging workshops on different themes: “European ex­amples of teaching about Turkey and Islam”, “Imagining Europe and Europeans in differ­ent school levels: culture, migration, work, conflict”. Share experiences with colleagues visiting History classrooms in Turkey, go on a unique Journey through time and old civilizations and learn more about the 6000 years of civilizations that Turkey has experienced.

Explore many fascinating cultures ranging from the ancient settlements of the Nevalý Çori, Göbekli Tepe and Mersin to the Hittite, Phrygian, Lydian and Ionian cultures until the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman Empires and the modern contemporary Turkish history. Use this chance to see education from manifold perspectives and profit from taking part in this multinational event. Offer your own workshop, highlight your own teaching material, listen and participate.

Download the Annual Conference Leaflet and the Draft Programme. Please visit the EUROCLIO Website for more background information about the EUROCLIO 19th Annual Conference and the unique location of Antalya, Turkey.

For more information, please contact:
Maria Kazamiaki

Laan van Meerdervoort 70
2517 AN The Hague
The Netherlands
+31 (0)70 3817836 (phone)
+31 (0)70 3853669 (fax)