Nil Mutluer (PhD, Comparative Gender Studies, Central European University) is a social scientist, and occasional journalist, TV programmer and consultant for civil society and art projects. She thinks and writes on gender, sexuality, ethnicity, belief systems, migration, memory, nationalism and everyday life and is an advocate for rights and freedoms, acting in the intersectional space among academia, civil society, media and arts. She currently works at Leipzig University, Institute for Studies of Religions as a Senior Researcher and is affiliated with EUME (Europe in the Middle East) - Forum Transregionale Studien in Berlin as a Research Fellow. She calls in-betweenness home and lives in the transnational space between Berlin and Istanbul.
Photo: Kai-Uwe Heinrich