The 24th Symposium of the Modern Greek Studies Association will occur some sunny warm weekend in October, 2015 in the welcoming city of Atlanta, Georgia. Louis Ruprecht, Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies at Georgia State University, will host the event and will act as Chair of the Local Arrangements Committee. More information and regular updates on the Fall 2015 Symposium will be on a new MGSA24 web page soon. The submission of abstracts, panel proposals, and proposals for special sessions will again be handled electronically.
A talk by Yiorgos Anagnostou at the 12th Annual Conference on The Future of Hellenism in America «The American Hellenic Institute» November 23rd
The recent (or latest) Crisis in Greece (and beyond) has resulted in a wealth of scholarly production that addresses all aspects of this crisis--economic, social, political, intellectual. Although the Journal has a database of manuscript reviewers, we are finding ourselves in need of a broadened pool of potential reviewers especially for the following topics:
If you would like to be considered as a reviewer please email the editors indicating your willingness to do so. * Please note that only published authors (in peer reviewed journals and/or presses) can act as reviewers, regardless of seniority or official position and title.
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The MGSA's Transnational Studies Committee
has published their resource portal featuring the following:
The Kostas and Eleni Ourani and Petros Haris Foundations are inviting
applications for Fellowships in training and professional guidance of new
translators of Greek literature beginning September 2013. The programme is an
Academy of Athens initiative and is funded by the Kostas and Eleni Ourani
as well as the Petros Haris foundations. → For additional information and
Deadline Friday, 30th April 2014
A selected bibliography on women in Greek society (including titles up to the year 2012) has been compiled and is available here. Contributors to this list include members of the MGSA. If you wish to add a title(s) to the list, please send the bibliographic reference with a short annotation to mkliro@sfsu.
Looking for a study abroad program or Modern Greek Language Program in Greece?
Here are three new programs to consider.