Modern Greek Studies Association

Symposium 26 and MGSA Prizes

The MGSA’s 26th biennial Symposium will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Sacramento on November 7-10, 2019 ( through  Katerina Lagos, Professor of History and Director of the California State University, Sacramento Hellenic Studies Program, will host the event and chair the Local Arrangements Committee.  The program is posted here. 

On the Thursday opening night of the Symposium, the MGSA announces the winners of its various prize competitions (for books, dissertations, edited volumes, translations, and graduate student essays).  All prize submission deadlines have passed.

The closest airport to the 2019 Symposium location is Sacramento International Airport (SMF).  San Francisco Airport is some 100 miles away.  For more information and regular updates, MGSA Symposium.orgis dedicated to the fall 2019 Symposium.  Please save the dates of November 7-10, 2019. 📆  Monday the 11th is a holiday, which may facilitate travel.  Join us for another symposium of the highest academic standards.​

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The latest issue, Volume 37, Number 2, October 2019 is available online.

Praised as "a magnificent scholarly journal" by Choice magazine, Journal of Modern Greek Studies is the only scholarly periodical to focus exclusively on modern Greece. The Journal publishes critical analyses of Greek social, cultural, and political affairs, covering the period from the late Byzantine Empire to the present. Contributors include internationally recognized scholars in the fields of history, literature, anthropology, political science, Byzantine studies, and modern Greece. Journal of Modern Greek Studies is the official publication of the Modern Greek Studies Association.

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All submissions must be submitted via the online platform.

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