KM-19-11076 Finnish Government Scholarship Pool, EDUFI, “First Encounter of Two Nations in Balkans in the History of Relations between Finland and Turkey; Finnish Soldiers and War Reports During the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78”.
TM-21-11709 / Finnish Government Scholarship Pool, EDUFI, “War Propaganda and the Role of Media in Comparative Perspective: Analysing the Media Sources of the Russo-Turkish War 1877-78”.
My research interests include journalism, media, press, war correspondence, diaries and reminiscences late 19th and early 20th centuries in the Balkans and Eastern Europe. Also my research area specialises in identity and nationalism, historical image studies, intellectual history, cultural history, mapping and cartography. Currently, I am a reviewer for International Journal of Cartography ICACI/IJC and I am in the Editorial Board of The World History Bulletin (2020/2022), an official publication of the World History Association.
Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, Karelian Institute
Research groups and research projects
V.V. Barthold and Russian Orientalism in Central Asia, Journal of Balkan Libraries Union BLUJ Review 2015
Kitab-ı Bahriye (Book of Navigation), Pîrî Reis and Understand His World Map of 1513 29th International Cartographic Association Conference (ICC 2019) DOI: 10.5194/ica-proc-2-154-2019 , 2019
How South-Eastern Europe Map is Changing by Russian Propaganda CIEES 2018
European War Journalist and Their Activities In The Balkan Front of the Russian-Ottoman War of 1877-78 (2022)
Eds. Proceedings Book, Turkey and India, Past and Emerging Ties - 2022
Finnish Soldiers and War Reports During the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78 (2022)