A historian once asked, “If it weren’t for Homer, who would know about Odysseus, Achilles and Agamemnon?” As I read through a recent issue of […]
Greeks in America always have asked themselves how they can pass their Hellenic identity to the next generation. Quite often, it seems the end of […]
The spring of 1948 marks one of the most significant moments, in the history of Greek music in North America, with the beginning of long-playing records.
Greeks, in times of crisis and prosperity alike, like to gather around a table to eat, drink, and talk, in cozy indoor spaces in the […]
For some unknown reason Sophocles Papas, among modern Greeks, is one of the most overlooked of all Greek master musicians to settle on American shores. […]
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.