Anatolian Rivers between East and West Axes and Frontiers. The Connectivity of Rivers


, by Jean-Michel Colas

Geographical, economical and cultural aspects of the human-environment interactions between the Kizilirmak and Tigris Rivers in ancient times -
Vendredi 18 novembre 2016, Bilkent University, Faculty of Art, Designe and Architecture & Faculty of Humanities and Letters, Ankara.


9:30 Welcoming speeches
Prof. Dominique Kassab Tezgör
on behalf of the organizers, Assist. Research Prof. Anca Dan and Assoc. Prof. Stéphane Lebreton _ Prof. Ayhan Altintas, Dean of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Prof. Hitay Özbay, dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Letters.
9:45: 1st Working Session
Moderator & Discussant : Prof. Hatice Pamir and Assoc. Prof. Stéphane Lebreton
9:45-10:05 Assist. Research Prof. Anca Dan : Frontier Rivers between Asia and Europe
10:05-10:25 Assist. Prof. Kimiyashi Matsumura : BüklUkale : A city of the 2nd Millennium BC at the Crossing of the Kizilirmak River
10:25-10:45 Discussion
10:45 Coffee Break
11:00 : 2nd Working Session
Moderator & Discussant : Senior Researcher Dr. Nino Inaishvili and Assist. Research Prof. Anca Dan
11:00-11:20 Prof. Andreas Müller-Karpe : The Kizilirmak in Hittite Times
11:20-11:40 Prof. Hüseyin Turoğlu : Ancient Settlements in the Lower Kizilirmak Valley
11:40-12:00 Prof. David Braund : The River Cyrus and Its Tributaries : routes through and beyong the Caucasus
12:00-12:30 : Discussion
12:30 : Art Gallery of the Facuilty of Art, Design and Architecture “Along the Rivers”
Art Exhibition of undergraduate and graduate students of the Faculty (curators : Agnieszka Srokosz and Ekin Kiliç)
13:00 Lunch
14:00 : 3rd Working Session
Moderator & Discussant : Assoc. Prof. Marie-Henriette Gates and Assist. Prof. Kimiyashi Matsumura
14:00-14:20 Senior Pesearcher Guram Kvirkvelia : The Phasis River as a Trade Road
14:20- 14:40 Assist. Prof. Fatma Bagdatli Çam : The Parthenios (the Bartin River)
14:40-15:00 Assoc. Prof. Şahin Yildrim : The Billaios River in the Ancient Tim
15:00-15:20 Discussion
15:20 Coffee Break
15:40 4th Working Session
Moderator & Discussant : Prof. Hatice Pamir and Prof. Dominique Kassab Tezğo
15:40-16:00 Prof. Jean-Yves Carrez-Maratray : The “Nile Mosaic” of Palestrina : the Canopic Branch as a Border Line
16:00-16:20 Prof. Alper Baba : Water Resources and its Engineering Structures in Anatolia
16:20-16:40 Prof. Mehmet Ekmekci : Kizilirmak Today
16:40-17:00 Discussion
17:00-17:30 : Final discussion & the conclusion of the Organizers
Second Workshop
The Exploitation of the Economic Resources of Rivers May 4th - 7th, 2017 _ State University Shota Rustaveli, Batumi
Third Workshop
The Cultural Aspects of Rivers
September 28th - October 1st, 2017
French Institute for Anatolian Studies, Istanbul

Colloque Bilkent 18 novembre 2016

Organisateurs du colloque : Anca Dan (Ecole normale supérieure, Labex TransferS, Paris), Dominique Kassab Tezgör (Bilkent University, Ankara), Nino Inaishvili (Niko Berdzenishvili Institute, Shota Rustaveli State University, Batumi), & Stéphane Lebreton (Université d’Artois, Arras)