SELMA, AL – Presidents Bush and Obama and their wives, Congressman John Lewis and numerous of his legislative colleagues, and various clergy, including Greek Orthodox […]
The history of Greece’s Jewish citizens was the topic of a lecture presented by Dr. Peter Stavrianidis at the historic Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue in Manhattan.
As a visionary in the history of science, author and researcher Gerry Vassilatos continues to gain high acclaim in his chosen field of research.
In the early 1900s, as Greek sojourners first began arriving in large numbers to North America they brought their sense of humor and Karagiosis with them.
TWinners of the George Polk Awards, established in 1949 by Long Island University (LIU) to commemorate a journalist killed in Greece, have been named.
Little is known about the full spectrum of civilian programs supported by Greek immigrants during World War II. Some accounts do report on the Greek […]
One of the most enduring fallacies in Greek-American studies is that Hellenic sojourners didn’t bring any traditional crafts to North America.
That “drinking games are a time-honored tradition” has a whole new meaning – at least ever since Professors Heather Sharpe and Andrew Snyder of […]
It is no exaggeration to say that the history of the Near East, during the Victorian Era, is now largely seen through the eyes of the Zangakis brothers.
The role that Archbishop Iakovos played in the Civil Rights era, and standing by Martin Luther King in a dramatic match for justice, is portrayed in the Academy Award nominated movie Selma.