TORONTO – The Hellenic Initiative Canada New Leaders Speaker Series continues with Who Owns History? The Case for the Return of the Parthenon Marbles online on Thursday, March 24, 12 PM EDT.
The British Museum, which houses the stolen Parthenon Marbles, says they'll never be returned to Greece, but a lot of voices are being heard to overturn that, including now from Australia.
TORONTO – The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) in collaboration with Heritage Toronto honored the site of the first Greek community center in Ontario, the birthplace of one of Toronto’s strongest ethnic communities, with the unveiling of a plaque at 170 Jarvis Street.
SYDNEY – Greek-Australians Nick Athanassiou and Tom Skolarikis, a former journalist, are the Sydney-based co-hosts of the podcast Ouzo Talk, bringing ouzo-fuelled conversations directly to listeners worldwide.
TORONTO – York University will expand the Greek Canadian History Project thanks to a generous $1.
MELBOURNE, Australia – Historian Stavros Stavridis presented The Regions, One Genocide via Zoom on September 29.
BOSTON – Pantelis Vingas, known widely as ‘Lakis’, one of the most prominent lay leaders of the Greeks of Constantinople, spoke with The National Herald with courage and frankness about the issues of the Greeks of Constantinople, once known as the Queen City.
TORONTO – On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution, the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Canada and the Government of Ontario announced the planning and development of a museum of Greek-Canadian Heritage.
ΑΤΗΕΝS -- The Athens War Museum donated 400 board games related to the Greek Revolution (1821) to the Foreign Ministry's General Secretariat for Public Diplomacy & Greeks Abroad, in an event held at the museum on Wednesday.
SYDNEY -- The iconic Sydney Opera House has turned Blue and White to commemorate the bicentennial anniversary of the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire.
QUEENSTOWN, SOUTH AFRICA – Evangelia (Angela) Anaxagoras was featured in South Africa’s The Rep on March 17 for keeping a journal which she began sixty years ago on the advice of the late Dr.