Fourth Conference of the Hellenistic Central Asia Research Network

CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline: 15th November 2019 4th Conference of the Hellenistic Central Asia Research Network (HCARN) 28 – 30 May 2020: University of Freiburg, Germany. Both established scholars and early career researchers may present current research in light of the theme of entangled pasts and presents. Abstracts of no more than 300 words, along …

National Seminar & Workshop on “Greek Legacy in South Asia”

CALL FOR PAPERS The Greek Chair at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi is organizing a National Seminar & Workshop on the theme “Greek Legacy in South Asia” from 8 to 10 October 2019, at the Convention Center of the University.  Research papers are invited on the following themes: Indo-Greeks, Graeco-Buddhism, Gandara Art, Graeco-Indian Philosophy, …

Call for Abstracts – The Conference on Mediterranean and European Linguistic Anthropology 2020

Location – American University of Greece, Athens, GreeceDate – September 2-5, 2020 The Call for Abstracts is now open, at the following link, with all information. https://comela2020.acg.edu The COMELA 2020 theme, “Bounded languages … Unbounded,” encapsulates the ongoing struggle throughout the Mediterranean and European regions. The tension between demarcation and legitimization of languages, language ideologies, and language identities, is entering an era where new modes of interactivity require language communities with roles …

“Reading with Sissy” a tribute to Lafcadio Hearn

radio1d.gr – Thursday, July 18, 2019, 19:00-21 00, A Tribute to the Life and Work of Lafcadio Hearn. “Reading with Sissy”, a weekly radio program on literature and art, edited and presented by the philologist and writer Sissy Siyultzi-Ruka, at radio1d.gr. Live interviews with Mrs Despina Zernioti, archaeologist – Director of Asian Art Museum of …

EU India seminar on migration governance

10 July 2019 India Habitat Center, New Delhi The EU India seminar on migration governance addressed areas of mutual interest, including the Common Agenda on Migration and Mobility and brought together stakeholders from government entities, public and private sectors, academics and civil society. The event was inaugurated by Sh. Sanjiv Arora, Secretary (CPV & OIA)  Ministry …

Lafcadio Hearn Days 2019

On the occasion of the celebration of the birth anniversary of Lafcadio Hearn, the Cultural Center of Lefkada organizes a two-day cultural event on June 26 and 27, 2019 at the Lafcadio Hearn Historical Center in Lefkada. The program of events is as follows: Wednesday, June 26, 2019  Inauguration of the exhibition, Yakumo Koizumi where clouds are born. Welcome addresses. …

International Conference on “Yoga and Child”

The Social Cooperative Society for Collective and Social Benefits AMBA in collaboration with Satyanandashram of Greece organized the first International Scientific Conference on “Yoga and Child” on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens.  The distinguished speakers from the field of education and science (teachers, psychologists, doctors, yoga experts, …

A Lecture by Simon Singh: The popular science guru at the SNFCC

Tuesday 28/05/2019, 19:00 Lighthouse, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center Free admission The famous theoretical physicist, journalist, BAFTA awarded documentary filmmaker, and best-selling author, Simon Singh is coming to SNFCC to give a lecture in which he will introduce the audience to the universe of his award-winning books. His first book, Fermat’s Last Theorem, was translated …

Tribute to Rabindranath Tagore held at the YWCA of Athens

Τhe YWCA of Athens in collaboration with the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) organized a special event-tribute to the great Indian and Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore on May 23, 2019, at 6 pm, at the “Athena” building of the YWCA in Ilioupoli, 81, M. Antipa street. The Indologist Professor and President of ELINEPA …

Konstantinos Kalaitzis’ presentation at the National Seminar on Tribal and Musical Heritage in Hyderabad

The Osmania University in Hyderabad organized a National Seminar on Tribal and Musical Heritage on March 19, 2019. The seminar was focused on the survival and preservation of the tribal music and musical instruments of Telangana State in South India. Inspiring soul of the seminar was Prof. Tirumal Rao, who brought about two hundred people …