Petra de Bruijn

Petra de Bruijn, Lecturer Turkish Studies at Leiden Institute for Area Studies
Petra de Bruijn

Dr Petra de Bruijn received her PhD in Turkish Studies in 1997 at Leiden University (Dissertation: The Two Worlds of Eşber, Western Orientated Verse Drama and Ottoman Turkish Poetry by `Abdülhakk Hamid (Tarhan), supervisor: Professor B.H. Flemming). Her interests include Turkish literature and performing arts. Since 1995, she is a lecturer in Turkish Studies at Leiden University. Currently she teaches courses about (modern) Turkish literature and performing arts in the Middle East.

Since 2010, Petra de Bruijn is Executive Secretary at LUCIS and NISIS.