AHI Commemorates the 80th Anniversary of “OXI” Day

WASHINGTON, DC – On October 29, 2 PM EDT, the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) Virtual Speakers Forum commemorates the 80th anniversary of OXI day with an online event featuring speakers Dr.Thomas Gallant, Professor of Modern Greek History and Archaeology at the Center for Hellenic Studies at the University of California, San Diego, and Dr. S. Victor Papacosma, Professor Emeritus of History and Director Emeritus at the Lemnitzer Center for NATO and European Union Studies at Kent State University.

The event will be hosted by AHI President Nick Larigakis.

Register online: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FXBu3FpMTk-1iAdj9rGnxg.

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email to join the webinar. Participants may ask questions through the Q&A feature on Zoom. If you cannot attend the event, you can view it on AHI’s YouTube channel.


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