Thursday 17 September: Pelican Lecture

Speaker: Professor Vassilis Lambropoulos, University of Michigan

Title: Who is Greek?  Defining the Greek Identity in 21st century America


Tuesday October 20: Mylonas Lecture

Speaker: Professor Olga Palagia, University of Athens

Title: Visualizing the Gods in Ancient Macedonia

In cooperation with Washington University Departments of Classics and Art History and Archaeology


Thursday October 22: Seminar (11 am, 200 Clark Hall)

Speaker: Professor Thomas Palaima, University of Texas-Austin

Title: From Achilles to the Hanoi Hilton: Why Homer and the Greeks still matter


Friday November 6: Spanos Concert

Greek Music rebetika and popular songs


Wednesday, December 2: Touliatos Lecture

Speaker: Professor Chris Tsokos, University of South Florida

Title: Hellenism in our Global Society

Arrangements: Air, hotel, $500 honorarium


Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Twenty years of the Hellenic Government-Karakas Family Foundation Professorship in Greek Studies at UMSL: A Celebration


Wednesday, March 16, 2016: Nakis lecture

Speaker: Prof. Nikolaos Panou, State University of New York

Title: The Church That Prevails: Religious Politics after the Fall of Constantinople


Wednesday, April 20, 2016 : Matsakis Film Screening

Kisses to the Children.  The Stories of Jewish children saved by Greek families during the Nazi occupation

Presenter: Mrs. Vassilis Loules