11.00AM - 5.30PM
Venue: Pathfoot Building, University of Stirling
International Workshop - schedule of events
Professor Holger Nehring (University of Stirling) introduces the Gallipoli Campaign and the Global History of the First World War
11.15am: War Experiences in Gallipoli
Professor Nese Ozden (University of Ankara): The Chanak War. Mustafa Kemal (Ataturk) and the Land Victory of the Gallipoli Campaign 1915-1916.
Professor Yasar Baytal (Yildirim Beyazit University): Turkish and ANZAC troops at Gallipoli Campaign
Professor Tony Heywood (University of Aberdeen): The Gallipoli Campaign and the Russian Empire
1.30pm: Scottish war experiences
Dr Derek Patrick (University of Dundee): ‘The anniversary is one of poignant memories for the city’: Dundee’s Own and the Battle of Loos, 25 September 1915.
Dr William Kenefick (University of Dundee): ‘Fair hotchin’ wi conchies’: Ewen Geddes Carr, Dundee war resister and conscientious objector.
Norman Fraser Brown (University of Dundee): ‘But what of the children’? Children, labour and voluntary work in Stirling during the Great War’.
3.15pm: Memory and commemoration
Dr Jim Smyth (Stirling): War memorials in Stirlingshire
Professor emeritus Rory Watson (Stirling): War and Poetry
Dr Jenny Macleod (Hull): Gallipoli Day and Anzac Day: how Gallipoli has been commemorated
Dr Burcin Cakir (Glasgow Caledonian University): Commemoration and Memory: Turkey's Narration of Gallipoli, 1923-1970
To make the performances as accessible as possible, the events will be ticketed but tickets are free. Please register via the University of Stirling website at our on-line shop.