4 December 2010

Leading Turkish historian Prof. Dr. Ilber Ortayli visited Balkan American Community Center Troy, MI and gave a seminar about the Balkan and Ottoman relationships in the 16th century.

Dr. İlber Ortaylı (born 1947 Bregenz, Austria) is a professor of history at the Galatasaray University in Istanbul and at Bilkent University in Ankara. Since 2005 he has been the head of the Topkapı Museum in Istanbul.