Nestled in the mountains in the south of the Greek island of Evia, the small, remote village of Antia is known for its unique whistled language, used for centuries by its now ageing population. But what is a whistled language?

Whistled languages in t…

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Michaela Prinzinger was born in 1963 in Vienna, Austria. She studied Byzantine and Modern Greek Philology as well as Turkology in Vienna (1981-86). An academic assistant at the Free University of Berlin from 1990 to 1995, she was also a Post-Doc Fell…

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An overwhelming majority of Greeks expresses a positive view with regard to China and the Chinese people, welcoming the cooperation of Greece and China, according to the results of an opinion poll conducted recently by the “Public Issue”…

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Ithaca laundry is a mobile laundry service aimed at homeless people in Athens: a van fitted with washing machines and tumble dryers, collecting unwashed clothes from people residing in the streets and returning them clean and dry. It has been founded…

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Aristides Hatzis is an Associate Professor of Law & Economics and Legal Theory at the University of Athens (Department of Philosophy & History of Science) with a doctorate on Law & Economics from the University of Chicago, founder of the…

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Dimitris Keridis is a Professor of International Politics at Panteion University of Athens. He is a senior advisor at Konstantinos G. Karamanlis Foundation and deputy director of the Institute of International Relations in Athens. Since 2002 he has b…

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An exhibition for theatre lovers is hosted by “STOArt”, in the very heart of Athens. Visitors to the «75 years of Art Theatre Karolos Koun-75 exhibits» show will be able to follow the evolution of artistic expression in Greece…

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Ιn the 15th LSE Hellenic Observatory Annual Lecture (The Hypocrisy of European Moralism: Greece and the Politics of Cultural Aggression, 4 November 2015) Harvard University Professor of Anthropology Michael Herzfeld explored Western moralism abo…

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Renewed research over the past decades reconstructs a vivid history of Greek medicine, synonymous with Hippocrates, Dioscorides and Galen, its daily practice in antiquity, the long and tenacious efforts of physicians and scientists to understand the…

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Last March, 26year old Alexi Pappas, a Greek-American athlete based in Oregon, qualified to compete at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, wearing the colors of the Greek Olympic Team.  The young distance runner, who specializes in the 5,000 and 10,000…

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