Mystery Handwriting in 500-Year-Old 'Odyssey' Copy Deciphered

The University of Chicago Library has finally managed to solve a mystery surrounding some unrecognizable handwriting found in a copy of Homer’s ancient Greek epic...

'The Ancient Greek Hero' in Boston

Have you ever pondered what it means to be human nowadays? Considering the fact that this question is extremely vague and difficult to be...

"The Past In Pieces: Belonging in the New Cyprus" by Rebecca Bryant

July 20, 2010 will mark 36 years since the Turkish invasion of Cyprus and the subsequent occupation of nearly 40% of its territory. In her new...
Pontian Greek Genocide

95th Commemoration of the Pontian-Greek Genocide in New York

Each year the descendants of the Pontian-Greeks along with all Hellenes and Phil-Hellenes across the United States and Canada commemorate the victims and honor...

Viewpoint: The UN Silk Road Exhibition and the Byzantine-Roman Influence

"China Maritime Silk Road Antiques Photo Exhibition" was held from December 15 to 20, 2014, on the first floor of the United Nations Headquarters in...

Seattle Celebrates Century-Long Greek Culinary Presence

Greek immigrants began to permanently settle in the American continent approximately at the end of the 19th century, with the majority choosing to live...

Ancient Tablets Reveal Babylonian Math Skills

An exhibit of 13 ancient Babylonian tablets in New York has revealed that highly sophisticated mathematical practice flourished in Babylonia nearly 1,000 years prior...

Parthenon Secrets 'Unleashed' in Nebraska

Visitors from across the world will have the opportunity to steal a glance at a lesser-known side of the ancient Greek Parthenon, its severely deteriorated...

Tarpon Springs Becomes Florida’s First Official Traditional Cultural Property

The National Park Service added the Tarpon Springs Greektown Historic District in Pinellas County to the Register of Historic Places on June 2, 2014....

Heroes of the Moment: The Greek-Americans in WWI

“Has a philosopher like you failed to discover that our country is more to be valued and higher and holier far than mother or...

Greek Archbishop of America: 'Hagia Sophia Must Not Become a Mosque'

  Archbishop of America, Demetrios, expressed his deep concern over the statements of turning Hagia Sophia of Istanbul into a Muslim mosque. In a related announcement...

San Jose Museum of Art Features Contemporary Works that Feature Scenes from Classical Greek...

The San Jose Museum of Art highlights contemporary works that feature scenes from classical Greek mythology this spring. Swans, Swine, and Sirens, on view...

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