First conceived in 1983 and presented for the first time in 1986, the Runciman Award is an annual literary award offered by the Anglohellenic League for a work published in English dealing wholly or in part with Greece or Helleni…

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Routes in Teaching Modern Greek as a second/foreign language” is a distance learning programme, run by the Centre for the Greek Language (CGL). It is addressed to teachers of Greek as a second/foreign language (L2) who wish to receive tr…

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One of the oldest international art fairs in Europe, Art Athina, organised by the Hellenic Art Galleries Association, is returning for its 23rd edition on June 21-24. The exhibition presents a curated selection of local and international galleries, w…

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday (June 12) that FYROM has agreed to be called Severna Makedonija ("Republic of North Macedonia") as part of an agreement to settle the name dispute between the two nations. The agreement, which will…

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One of the most remarkable religious routes in Greece is "The Route that Apostle Paul Followed in Greece". The route passes through all places where the Apostle of the Nations preached and constitutes an ideal combination of pilgrimage and sightseei…

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Summer Nostos Festival comes back for the fourth consecutive year; the festival’s name comes from a Greek word for “homecoming”, the root of the word nostalgia: “the inexhaustible desire to return to all things familiar”…

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The Annecy International Animation Film Festival, established in the 60’s, is the top reference for animation worldwide, while its International Animation Film Market (Mifa) is the animation industry's foremost showcase in terms of co-producin…

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Music Village is the perfect combination of vacation and music workshops – just as Pelion is the perfect combination of sea and mountain! Since 2006, professional and aspiring musicians, artists, and music lovers have had the opportunity to stu…

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As of September 2018, Dr. Gonda Van Steen takes on the Koraes Chair of Modern Greek & Byzantine History, Language & Literature at the Department of Classics of King’s College in London, at the same time assuming the directorship of the…

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Dimitrios Papadimoulis, Vice-President of the European Parliament and Head of Syriza delegation in the European Parliament, was the main speaker at a London School of Economics and Political Science event (25.04) on the prospects of the Europe…

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