2004 (MA2) Lamentations de femmes kurdes déplacées. Les chemins de l'identité kurde en Turquie aujourd'hui

Kurdish refugees in Istanbul's suburb - 2003 (Photo Estelle Amy de la Bretèque).Masters thesis in Ethnomusicology defended at Paris VIII University. Supervised by Dr. Rosalia Martinez.

In 2003-2004, I conducted research in Turkey on Kurdish displaced Women's narratives of war and exile. Fieldwork was conducted in the suburb of Istanbul and Diyarbakir among Kurdish refugees during a four-month period.


Click here to acces the text (pdf)

and here for the related audio documents (hosted by the Research Center for Ethnomusicology of the CNRS).