Status: Approved

Project Code: L-STATE-TUR-44

Direct from A. Ham to Lin-Man!

Project Title Direct from A. Ham to Lin-Man!
Project Summary Close the "last three feet" between cultures from thousands of miles away. Use digital bridges to create lasting connections with students from local universities here in Turkey.
Country Turkey
Agency Department of State
DoS Office Other
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

Seeking PhD- or graduate-level students of American Studies to collaborate and connect directly with Turkish university-level students studying in American Culture and Literature Departments. Participate, host and lead discussions in weekly American film, music and literature clubs, and establish links between their study of American culture and the reality on the ground.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Cultural diplomacy
Research
Storytelling/blogging/vlogging
Writing
Additional Information

Together with a partner intern, you'll work with the Cultural Affairs Specialist and Cultural Attache to discuss the creative history and rich environment of American film, literature, and theater.