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John K. Campbell and his ethnography of the Sarakatsani: a defining moment for social research in Greece

September 20, 2019 Culture | Society
British anthropologist John K. Campbell (1923-2009) is recognized as one of the most important figures in Modern Greek ethnography. His research in the early 1950s among the transhumant shepherds of Northwestern Greece, the Sarakatsani, which led to the…

Dimitra Trypani on "The silent one", her experimental music theatre work

September 19, 2019 Arts in Greece
An old "honour" crime inspired Greek composer Dimitra Trypani to create The silent one, a work of experimental music theatre intended as an "alternative requiem", a contemporary choral ode. The play, which premiered at the Paxos Music Festival on 9 September…

Get ready for Animasyros 12 International Animation Festival

September 17, 2019 Culture | Society
Animasyros 12 is here with animation films from around the world, four competition sections, panoramas and tributes, imaginative collaborations, educational workshops for young and old, exhibitions and parties. In its 12th edition, renowned Animasyros…
“4.1 miles”: A documentary on refugee crisis ...
“4.1 miles” a student film by Daphne Matziaraki on the refugee crisis has been voted on ...
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Greece in the World: 6 foreign language websites
Starting from October 2015 the Secretariat General for Information & Communication ...
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Greece’s move towards universal health coverage
Fundamental vision of the reform efforts made by the Greek Ministry of Health, is the universal ...
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Reading Greece: Michaela Prinzinger on ...
Michaela Prinzinger was born in 1963 in Vienna, Austria. She studied Byzantine and Modern Greek ...
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Reading Greece: The Vision of Filippos Tsimpoglou ...
The National Library of Greece, under the direction of Dr. Filippos Tsimpoglou, General Director, ...
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Reading Greece: Vassilis Lambropoulos on New ...
Vassilis Lambropoulos has been C. P. Cavafy Professor of Modern Greek and Director of the Modern ...
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Restoring labour rights: a pilot project to ...
In a statement to Athens News Agency for May Day, Labour Minister Effie ...
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Rethinking Greece: Ares Kalandides on rebuilding ...
Ares Kalandides is a Berlin-based urban planner and consultant in place branding. He is the founder ...
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Rethinking Greece: Johanna Hanink on Ancients, ...
Johanna Hanink is Associate Professor of Classics at Brown University, US. Her work focuses on ...
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Study in Greece: International Master's ...
Did you know that Greece offers many studying opportunities at Master’s degree level ...
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