Selected Recent Publications

  • Banu Gökarıksel, Michael Hawkins, Christopher Neubert, and Sara Smith eds. Feminist Geography Unbound: Discomfort, Bodies, and Prefigured Futures, for Gender, Feminism, and Geography Book Series edited by Jennifer Fluri and Amy Trauger. West Virginia University Press. (February 2021)

  • Michelle Eirini Padley and Banu Gökarıksel, “Affective Politics of Policy Making Spaces” Emotions, Space and Society, 39, (published online on 23 April 2021) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emospa.2021.100792

  • Pallavi Gupta, Banu Gökarıksel, and Sara Smith, “The Politics of Saving Muslim Women: Gendered Geolegality, Security, And Territorialization in India,” Political Geography https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polgeo.2020.102257 (published online on 25 September 2020)

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2020. “Beyond the Symbolism of the Headscarf: The Assemblage of Veiling and the Headscarf as a Scriptive Thing,” in Vasudha Narayanan ed, The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Religion and Materiality, 328-340. Wiley Blackwell: Hoboken, NJ.

  • Banu Gökarıksel, 2020. “Reflection: Body Space/City Space: Veiling as an Embodied Spatial Practice,” in Andrew Janiak ed. Space: A History, 52-62. Oxford University Press: New York. DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199914104.003.0003

  • Kamila Klingorova and Banu Gökarıksel, 2019. “Auto-photographic Study of Everyday Emotional Geographies” Area https://doi.org/10.1111/area.12537 (published online on 03 March 2019)

  • Banu Gökarıksel, Christopher Neubert, and Sara Smith, 2019. “Demographic Fever Dreams: Fragile Virility and Population Politics in the Rise of the Global Right,” Signs 44, 3: 561-587.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2019. “Affective geopolitics: Anxiety, pain, and ethics in the encounter with Syrian refugees in Turkey,” Environment and Planning C, DOI: 10.1177/2399654418814257 (published online on 17 December 2018)

  • Kamila Klingorova and Banu Gökarıksel, 2017. “ ‘God was with me everywhere’: Women’s embodied practices and everyday experiences of sacred space,” Gender, Place, & Culture. DOI 10.1080/0966369X.2017.1398138 (published online on 13 November 2017)

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Sara Smith, 2017. “Intersectional Feminism Beyond U.S. Flag Hijabs and Pussy Hats in Trump’s America,” Gender, Place, & Culture, 24, 5:628-644. DOI: 10.1080/0966369X.2017.1343284 (published online on 6 July 2017)

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2017. “Devout Muslim Masculinities: The Moral Geographies and Everyday Practices of Being Men,” Gender, Place, & Culture, 24, 3, 381-402. DOI: 10.1080/0966369X.2017.1314948 (published online on 29 April 2017)

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2016. “The post-Islamist problematic: questions of religion and difference in everyday life”. Social & Cultural Geography, 1–20. http://doi.org/10.1080/14649365.2016.1210669

  • Sara Smith (lead editor), Nathan Swanson, and Banu Gökarıksel, 2016. Special Section: Territory, Bodies, and Borders, Area, 48, 3.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Sara Smith, 2016. “Making America great again”?: The fascist body politics of Donald Trump. Political Geography. doi:10.1016/j.polgeo.2016.07.004.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2015. “Postsecular geographies and the problem of pluralism: Religion and everyday life in Istanbul, Turkey,” Political Geography, 46. doi:10.1016/j.polgeo.2014.10.006

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2015. “Islam on the catwalk,” in Stan Brunn ed. Changing World Religion Map, March, Volume 4, Chapter 11.6. Springer: New York and London.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2014. “The Veil, Desire, and the Gaze: Turning the Inside Out,” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 40, 1, 177-200.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2013. ‘”You can’t know how they are inside”: The Ambivalence of Veiling and Discourses of the Other in Turkey,” in Peter Hopkins, Lily Kong, and Elizabeth Olson eds. Religion and Place: Landscape, Politics, and Piety. 2013. Springer Press: Dordrecht.

  • Banu Gökarıksel, 2012. “The Intimate Politics of Secularism and the Headscarf: The Mall, the Neighborhood, and the Public Square in Istanbul” Gender, Place, and Culture, 19, 1, 1-20.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2012. “‘Even I Was Tempted:’ The Moral Ambivalence and Ethical Practice of Veiling-Fashion in Turkey,” Annals of the Association of American Geographers, DOI:10.1080/00045608.2011.601221

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Ellen McLarney eds. 2010. Special Issue: “Muslim Women, Consumer Capitalism and Islamic Culture Industry” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, 2010, 6, 3. http://inscribe.typepad.com/inscribe_journal/2010/07/muslim-women-consumer-capitalism-and-the-islamic-culture-industry.html

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Ellen McLarney, 2010. “Introduction: Muslim Women, Consumer Capitalism and Islamic Culture Industry” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, 2010, 6, 3, 1-18.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2010. “Between Fashion and Tesettür: Marketing and Consuming Women’s Islamic Dress” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, 2010, 6, 3, 118-148.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2010. “Islamic-ness in the Life of a Commodity: Veiling-Fashion in Turkey” Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 2010, 35, 313-333.

  • Banu Gökarıksel, 2009. “Beyond the officially sacred: religion, secularism, and the body in the production of subjectivity,” September 2009, Social and Cultural Geography, 10, 6, 657-674.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Anna Secor, 2009. “New transnational geographies of Islamism, capitalism and subjectivity: The veiling-fashion industry in Turkey”, 2009, Area, 41, 1, 6-18.

  • Banu Gökarıksel, 2007. “Feminist Geography of Veiling: Gender, Class and Religion in the Making of Modern Spaces and Subjects in Istanbul”, in Karen Morin and Jeanne Kay Guelke eds Women, Religion, and Space, 2007, pp. 61-80. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

  • Banu Gökarıksel and Katharyne Mitchell, 2005. “Veiling, Secularism and the Neoliberal Subject: National Narratives and Supranational Desires in Turkey and France”, Global Networks, 2005, 5, 2, 147-165.