WORLDS APART (“ΕΝΑΣ ΑΛΛΟΣ ΚΟΣΜΟΣ”) Atlanta Premiere: One Show Only! Limited Seating

 

LIMITED FILM SCREENING: We are thrilled to announce the one-time screening in Atlanta of Greek writer/actor/director Christopher Papakaliatis’ blockbuster film “WORLDS APART” (“Enas Allos Kosmos”)!

This award winning film is the top grossing film in Greece this year!

Seating is limited and this film only will be shown once! Advance tickets are… more »

The National Hellenic Society and the American College of Greece (ACG) have just announced the program dates for Heritage Greece 2017.

Heritage Greece 2017 is an unforgettable journey to Greece tailored to connect students with their Greek identity and roots through a cultural immersion experience! The program was developed by the National Hellenic Society and is hosted by The American College of Greece (ACG).

Heritage Greece is a once in a lifetime opportunity to… more »

Classical Summer School at the American Academy in Rome

Classical Summer School at the American Academy in Rome Deadline for application: December 15, 2016

This six-week program is designed to provide qualified graduate students, mature undergraduates, and middle school, high school, and two-year college teachers with a well-founded understanding of the growth and development of the city of Rome through a careful… more »

Diving archaeologists find treasures in sunken ship carrying the Parthenon marbles to Britain

Egyptian statues, coins and jewelry among treasures Lord Elgin’s brig Mentor carried when the overladen ship sank off Kythera.

A trove of treasures, from ancient Egyptian statues to coins and amphorae with stamped handles, has been found inside the wreck of the Mentor, one of the ships used to transport the Parthenon marbles from Piraeus… more »

Greece In America’s Newsmaker of the Month: Alexandra Gravas, and her interview detailing her work and recent recital at Georgia State!

Check out Greece In America’s Newsmaker of the Month: Alexandra Gravas, and her interview detailing her work and recent recital at Georgia State! Her interview was featured on the same page as President Obama’s visit to Greece!

“In the occasion of her performance at the Florence Kopleff Recital Hall in Atlanta, world-renowned Greek mezzo soprano… more »

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The American School of Classical Studies at Athens is pleased to announce the publication of Hesperia 85.4.

The American School of Classical Studies at Athens is pleased to announce the publication of Hesperia 85.4.

Topics in this issue include the gold rings from the grave of the Griffin Warrior, the Archaic Temple of Poseidon at Sounion, the cult of the nymphs at Corinth, two inscribed silver vessels found in the… more »

“Ancient Greeks ‘may have inspired China’s Terracotta Army”

Ancient Greeks ‘may have inspired China’s Terracotta Army’

“Archaeologists say design of clay warriors suggests close contact between east and west 1,500 years before Marco Polo”

Greek craft workers may have helped inspire the most famous Chinese sculptures ever made – the 8,000 warriors of the Terracotta Army who have been watching over… more »