Faculty of Art and Science

Academic Members

Zafer Parlak

Zafer Parlak,  Dr.

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Dr. Parlak received his first BA from Bogazici University, the department of English Language and Literature. He received his second BA from Anadolu University, department of Economics, and his third BA degree from the department of International Relations. He completed the MA and PhD programs on American Culture and Literature at Ege University. He received his second MA degree from Beykent University, department of Management and Inspection of Education. He taught at six universities: Ege, Dokuz Eylul, Bogazici, Izmir Ekonomi, Izmir, and Istinye. He gave courses in the departments of international relations, American Culture and Literature, Western Languages and Literatures, Translation, and English Language Teaching. He conducted research and took part in field studies in several countries. In addition to his academic work, he has been an active volunteer in several non-governmental and voluntary organizations that focus on education and environment. He is active in outdoor sports and mountain biking. Currently he is a freshman at department of Public Relations and Advertising

Research Area: History of Turkish-American Relations, Ethnic America, Native Americans, US Peace Corps, Language and Culture, Cultural Studies, Culture and Media, Eco-Criticism, Language Teaching, International Voluntary Organizations, Social Responsibility and Social Entrepreneurship, Intercultural Relations and Linguistic Interactions, Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire

Main Areas: Dünya Dilleri ve Edebiyatları,  Amerikan Edebiyatı,  İngiliz Dili ve Edebiyatı, 

2018 - Presentation of Nuri Bilge Ceylan and his Cinema in the Turkish Media
PARLAK ZAFER,IŞIK MEHMET. CINEJ Cinema Journal, 7(1), 30-57.
2015 - Kendi Anılarında Türkiye’de Bulunan Amerikan Barış GönüllülerininYaşadıkları Değişim Süreci
PARLAK ZAFER. Kebikeç İnsan Bilimleri İçin Kaynak Araştırmaları Dergisi, 291-314.
2012 - Indian Boarding Schools Education and Assimilation of Native Americans
PARLAK ZAFER. STUDII ŞI CERCETARI, 2012(1), 12-21.
2007 - Apaçiler ve Soykırım” (Apaçi Genpocide ve Sonra
PARLAK ZAFER. ATLAS, 97-115.
2006 - Kristof Kolomb: Kahraman mı? Cani mi?
PARLAK ZAFER. Hayallere Yolculuk, 30-37.
The Theme of Cultural Adaptation inAmerican History Literature and Film Cases When the Discourse Changed
2009 - İngilizce, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 978-0-7734-3876
PARLAK ZAFER
Türk-Amerikan İlişkileri
2019 - Türkçe, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 9786057560285
PARLAK ZAFER
Connections and Ruptures: America and the Middle East
2011 - İngilizce, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 978-9953-9025-3-1
PARLAK ZAFER
The Turkish-American Conundrum: Immigrants and Expatriates between Politics and Culture
2019 - İngilizce, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 9781527524286
PARLAK ZAFER
Turkey’s Foreign Policy and Security Perspectives in the 21st Century - Prospects and Challenges
2016 - İngilizce, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 9781627345866
PARLAK ZAFER
Rüzgar Değil Yaprağı Kımıldatan: Türkiye’de Çevrenin Kültürel Boyutlarına Yeni Bakışlar
2019 - Türkçe, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 978-605-9712-67
PARLAK ZAFER
Türk Dış Politikası
2017 - Türkçe, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 9786058216075
PARLAK ZAFER
Yeni Orta DoğuAktörler, Dinamikler ve Denge Arayışları
2017 - Türkçe, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 9786058290860
PARLAK ZAFER
The Future of Ecocriticism: New Horizons
2011 - İngilizce, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 9781443829830
PARLAK ZAFER
The Iconic Obama 2007 2009 Essays on Media Representations of the Candidate and New President
2012 - İngilizce, Bilimsel Kitap
ISBN: 978-0-7864-4602-5
PARLAK ZAFER,TUNC Tanfer Emin