Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

Film Screening: The Other Town

Posted on April 3rd, 2012 by Med Studies Staff

May 10, 5:30 pm, Annenberg Auditorium (Cummings Art Building,  435 Lasuen Mall) Greece & Turkey Event Series “The Other Town” (2011, 45 min.)– Film Screening with Director Nefin Dinç (State University of New York at Fredonia). Why do neighbors fight? Why do the world’s ethnic and religious groups experience mutual hatred and suspicion? “The Other […]

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Ioannis Grigoriadis: The Unripe Fruits of Rapprochement: Greek-Turkish Relations and the Cyprus Question in the post-Helsinki Era

Posted on April 3rd, 2012 by Med Studies Staff

April 9, 4:30 pm, Encina Central, CISAC Conference Room (616 Serra Street) Ioannis N. Grigoriadis (Bilkent University), “The Unripe Fruits of Rapprochement: Greek-Turkish Relations and the Cyprus Question in the post-Helsinki Era” Abstract: This study aims to comprise an overview of twelve years of Greek-Turkish rapprochement. Ever since December 1999, when Greece lifted its longstanding […]

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Pantelis Lekkas: The Greek War of Independence

Posted on February 9th, 2012 by Med Studies Staff

April 17, 2012 4:30 pm, Encina Hall Central, CISAC Conference Room  (616 Serra Street) Greece & Turkey Lecture Series Pantelis Lekkas (University of Athens), “Nationalism qua Modernization: The Greek War of Independence” Abstract: This lecture aims to situate the Greek War of Independence in the wider context of the clash between Tradition and Modernity in […]

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Greece & Turkey Event Series

Posted on November 2nd, 2011 by Med Studies Staff

As part of its Turkish Studies Initiative, the Mediterranean Studies Forum is organizing an event series, entitled “Greece & Turkey in Comparative Perspective,” over the course of 2012-13 academic year. Bringing together academics and artists, the series will focus on nationalism and nation-state formation in Ottoman Empire, Turkey and Greece. Confirmed events for the series […]

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Thanos Veremis: Emergence of Nationalism in Greece and Turkey: A Comparative Historical Account

Posted on September 7th, 2011 by Med Studies Staff

October 26, 2011, 4:30 pm, Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street) 2011-12 Lecture Series: “Greece & Turkey in Comparative Perspective” Abstract: Greek Nationalism had an early start in late 18th century because of the preponderance of the Greek language in Balkan institutions of learning. The early enlightenment was transmitted by learned prelates before […]

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