News has reached us that the Dept. of Modern Greek Studies of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has been named the best Bachelor degree program of study (of all 127 Bachelor study programs) in Amsterdam and the 3rd best one in the Netherlands for 2020, according to the Keuzegids Universiteiten 2020.
The MGSA’s 26th biennial Symposium was held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Sacramento, on November 7 - 10, 2019 (Th. pm through Su. am). Katerina Lagos, Professor of History and Director of the California State University, Sacramento Hellenic Studies Program, hosted the event and chaired the Local Arrangements Committee. The program as given is posted here.
The Thursday opening night of the Symposium saw the MGSA announcing the winners of its various prize competitions (for books, dissertations, edited volumes, translations, and graduate student essays).
For more information and regular updates, MGSA Symposium.orgis dedicated to the fall 2019 Symposium.
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.
For submissions guidelines, please see the journal's guidelines page.
All submissions must be submitted via the online platform.
For inquiries and other correspondence please use the following addresses:
Professor Johanna Hanink, Editor for the Arts & Humanities (2019-2021)
Professor Antonis Ellinas, Editor for the Social Sciences (2019-2021)
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