A one of a kind international loan exhibition was inaugurated on April 18th at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, offering visitors a view of 300 years of history spanning the time between Alexander the Great’s deathe (323 B.C.) to the…

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How can Prime Ministers establish control and coordination across their government? “Prime Ministers in Greece: The Paradox of Power” (2015), by Professors Kevin Featherstone and Dimitris Papadimitriou*, is concerned with this large quest…

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On this week's culture and events agenda: musical walks in Kypseli by the Breakfast Club quartet, the Meet Market Bazaar at Technopolis, the photo exhibition  “Why? Children on the Move” at Benaki Museum, a fintech competition b…

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The economic crisis plaguing Greek society during the last few years has undeniably inspired artistic production in the country. Whether it’s a book or a film, a painting or a documentary, Greek  artists are quite interested in depicting t…

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The Department of Political Science and International Relations of the University of Peloponnese, in partnership with universities of Bologna (Italy), Inalco (France), Yaşar (Turkey), Olympia Summer Academy (Greece) and Neapolis Pafos (Cyprus), offer…

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Archaeologists digging in the area of the Faliron Delta, a coastal area in southern Athens which served as a port for Athens in classical age, have discovered an ancient mass grave containing 80 shackled skeletons, Curator for Archeological Findings…

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Eighty years after the Olympic Flame was lit for the first time in the context of the modern Olympic Games, the Lighting Ceremony of the Olympic Flame for the RIO 2016 Olympic Games will take place in Ancient Olympia on April 21, 2016. Details on th…

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Austerity Mesures is a collection of Modern Greek poetry, published this April by Penguin and edited by Karen Van Dyck, Professor of Modern Greek Literature in the Classics Department at Columbia University.

Professor Van Dyck is the author of Kassan…

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Lake Stymphalia is located in the mountainous area of the Regional Unit of Corinthia, where, according to Greek mythology, Hercules confronted and slew the Stymphalian birds. In recent years, the wetland of Stymphalia has been significantly degraded…

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In this week's Events & Culture Agenda: “Ellados Gefsi” Gastronomy Festival, the OUTVIEW film Festival, the 11th annual Comicdom Con Festival, “Children on the move” photographic Exhibition and a Conference on New Media and Entrepreneurship in Tourism.…

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