On Tuesday May 8, 2019, the Greek Consul, Stratos Efthymiou, based in Boston, made an informal visit to Brown for discussions with Elsa Amanatidou, Director of the Modern Greek Studies program, and the Classics Department. Whilst on campus, he was able to visit the Hay Library to see the portrait of Gridley Howe, an American who played an important role in the Greek War of Independence.
This will be a two-day, translation colloquium Thu, April 18th - Fri, April 19th. The keynote address will be delivered by Lawrence Venuti (Temple University) on Thursday evening, with discussion panels on Friday.
Please join the Program in Modern Greek Studies and the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World for a lecture, The Wrong Kind of Politics: Forensic & Classical Archaeology in Post-Conflict Cyprus.
The Program in Modern Greek Studies will hold a lecture on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 presented by George Giannakopoulos from Durham University and University of Peloponnese, Bankruptcy, Humiliation, and Great Power Politics in Fin de Siecle Greece.