Hacettepe Üniversitesi
Arş. Gör. Vahit Yaşayan

E-posta: yasayan@hacettepe.edu.tr

Telefon: (312) 297 85 00


Eğitim Durumu:

Doktora: Amerikan Kültürü ve Edebiyatı, Hacettepe Üniversitesi, (devam ediyor).    

Fulbright Visiting Fellow in Department of English at Harvard University, 2018-2019.

Yüksek Lisans: Amerikan Kültürü ve Edebiyatı, Hacettepe Üniversitesi, 2014.

Lisans: Amerikan Kültürü ve Edebiyatı, Başkent Üniversitesi, 2010.


İlgi Alanları:

Masculinity Studies, Contemporary American Novel and Drama


Yayınlarından Bazıları:

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Dreams Deferred: Exploring The Masculine Mystique in August Wilson’s Fences.” Journal of American Studies of Turkey 46 (2017): 117-136.

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Embodiment of the “Plantation Patriarchy” in August Wilson’s Joe Turner’s Come and Gone.” Special Issue of IBU Journal of Social and Human Sciences (2015): 85-99.

Yaşayan, Vahit. Rev. of Tepenin Ardı. [Beyond the Hill]. Dir. Emin Alper. Journal of American Studies of Turkey 39 (2014):187-189.  


Konferans Bildirileri:

Yaşayan, Vahit. ""For the Love of the Horse": An Analysis of the Horse as a Partner to the Mythic Cowboy in Cormac McCarthy’s All the Pretty Horses." The 38th Annual American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT) Conference: Manifestations of Love and Hate in American Culture and Literature. November 1-3, 2017. Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

Yaşayan, Vahit. "Deconstructing American Western Memory in Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian." The 5th International Western Cultural And Literary Studies Symposium. October 4-6, 2017. Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey. 

Yaşayan, Vahit.  “The Gothic Return of Lester Ballard in Cormac McCarthy’s Child of God.” The 3rd International Conference of the Gothic Association of New Zealand and Australia (GANZA): Gothic Afterlives: Mutations, Histories, and Returns. January 23-34, 2017. Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Acting Out “Cool”: “Coolness” as a Mask in August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.” The 24th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference of the American Men’s Studies Association (AMSA): (Un)Masking Masculinities: Constructing and Deconstructing Representations of Masculinities. March 31 - April 3, 2016. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States of America.

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Transnational Masculinities: Redefining Black Manhood in Toni Morrison’s  Song of Solomon.” The 37th Annual American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT) Conference: Transnational American Studies. November 25-27, 2015. Akdeniz University,   Antalya, Turkey.

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Embodiment of the “Plantation Patriarchy” in August Wilson’s Joe Turner’s Come and Gone.” The 2nd ELAS Conference. May 29, 2015. International Balkan University, Skopje, Macedonia. 

Yaşayan, Vahit. "A Survey of Black Masculinity Studies." The 1st International Conference on Men and Masculinities: Identities, Cultures, Societies. 11-13 September 2014. Initiative for Critical Studies of Masculinities, İzmir, Turkey.

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Deconstructing the American Dream in Suburbia: The Rebellious and Revisionist Voice of the 1950s in Sam Mendes’ Revolutionary Road.” The 49th American Studies Association of Korea (ASAK) Conference: American Dream Reconsidered. September 26-27, 2014. Pyeongtaek University, Pyeongtaek, South Korea.

Yaşayan, Vahit. “Dreams Deferred: Exploring The Masculine Mystique in August Wilson’s Fences.” The 36th Annual American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT) Conference: American Fantasies and Dreams. May 14-16, 2014. Atatürk University, Erzurum, Turkey.