1453: How Important Was It
Tuesday, October 30 at 19:00
Professor Molly Greene
Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou
32nd Annual Walton Lecture
Molly Greene studies the history of the Mediterranean Basin, the Ottoman Empire and the Greek world. Her interests include the social and economic history of the Ottoman Empire, the experience of the Greeks under Ottoman rule, Mediterranean piracy, and the institution of the market. After earning a BA in political science at Tufts University (1981), Professor Greene spent several years living in Greece and then completed a PhD in the Department of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton (1993), where she studied Ottoman history. Upon graduating, she joined the Princeton faculty with a joint appointment in the History Department and the Programme in Hellenic Studies.