Events Calendar – British School at Athens

Dr Faidon Moudopoulos-Athanasiou, “Fragments from early Ottoman Zagori: resilience, adaptation, and transformation within a montane cultural landscape”

Dr Faidon Moudopoulos-Athanasiou (University of Sheffield), "Fragments from early Ottoman Zagori: resilience, adaptation, and transformation within a montane cultural landscape" Abstract Current understanding of the early modern montane Greek cultural landscapes focusses on the post-17th century realities of the mountains. For it is in that period the exogenous, mercantile wealth of montane elites is expressed […]

Anastasia Gadolou / Erofili Kolia, “New light on the Early Historical and Archaic Sanctuary of Poseidon Heliconius at Ancient Helike, Achaia: the results of the 2021 Excavations”

Anastasia Gadolou / Erofili Kolia (Hellenic Ministry of Culture & Sports), "New light on the Early Historical and Archaic Sanctuary of Poseidon Heliconius at Ancient Helike, Achaia: the results of the 2021 Excavations" Please note that the event is free and open to all, but in order to join, you are asked to book in […]

Katerina Lagos & Othon Anastasakis, “The Greek Military Dictatorship: Revisiting a Troubled Past”

The Greek Military Dictatorship: Revisiting a Troubled Past, 1967-1974 The talk will reflect on the military regime’s reactionary, ultra-conservative, repressive and pseudo-modernising attitudes and policies towards education, youth and culture, as well as on the long lasting legacies of this disturbing past. Some of these views draw from the recently published volume The Greek Military Dictatorship: Revisiting a troubled Past, 1967-1974 (Berghahn […]

Roderick Beaton in discussion with Mark Mazower about his new book ‘The Greek Revolution: 1821 and the Making of Modern Europe’

The Greek Revolution: 1821 and the Making of Modern Europe.  Distinguished historian Mark Mazower (Columbia University) discusses his new book with Roderick Beaton (KCL).  In the words of the publisher, "explores the central place of the struggle in the making of Romanticism and a new kind of politics that had volunteers flocking from across Europe […]

Stella Ladi, “Experts in Crisis Management and Public Trust: A Comparative Analysis”

Stella Ladi (Panteion University/Queen Mary), "Experts in Crisis Management and Public Trust: A Comparative Analysis" Discussant: George Pagoulatos (Athens University of Economics and Business/ELIAMEP) Research webinar series on Modern Greek Studies organised by the British School at Athens and the Greek Politics Specialist Group Organisers: Eirini Karamouzi (University of Sheffield) and Lamprini Rori (National and […]

Dimitris Tziovas, “Reframing Metapolitefsi: Transitions and Identity”

Dimitris Tziovas (University of Birmingham), "Reframing Metapolitefsi: Transitions and Identity" Discussant: Irene Martin (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid) Research webinar series on Modern Greek Studies organised by the British School at Athens and the Greek Politics Specialist Group Organisers: Eirini Karamouzi (University of Sheffield) and Lamprini Rori (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens) Host: John Bennet […]

Georgios Karyotis, “Culture Wars? Affective Polarisation and Emerging Political Cleavages in Crises-Ridden Greece”

Georgios Karyotis (University of Glasgow), "Culture Wars? Affective Polarisation and Emerging Political Cleavages in Crises-Ridden Greece" Discussant: Manos Matsaganis (Polytechnic University of Milan) Research webinar series on Modern Greek Studies organised by the British School at Athens and the Greek Politics Specialist Group Organisers: Eirini Karamouzi (University of Sheffield) and Lamprini Rori (National and Kapodistrian […]