Greek Chairs Meeting, March 6-7 2015

In the 21st century the field of Hellenic Studies in American universities faces serious practical, social, and cultural challenges.  This conference examined the present state and future directions of Hellenic Studies, as well as strategies for moving forward and dealing with these challenges.  Organized by the Greek Professorship at UMSL and held at the Matsakis Greek Culture Center, the conference brought together Endowed Chairs of Greek Studies and Directors of major academic programs in the U.S., as well as representatives of the Greek Government and the Onassis Foundation, which have been major supporters of Hellenic Studies programs.

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List of participants

Summary points of discussion

Photos

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