Modern Greek Studies Association

Dr. Constantine G. Hatzidimitriou

Adjunct Assistant Professor

St. Johns' University and City University of New York


Ph.D. 1988 Columbia University (Byzantine History)
Post-Master's Certificate 1985 Columbia (International Affairs)

M. Phil. 1980 Columbia University (Byzantine History)

M.A. 1978 Columbia University (Modern Greek History

Principal Publications

The Chronicle of Galaxeidi: an Account of Struggle and Survival in Central Greece circa 996-1690. New York: Caratzas Publishers.

"Church-Community Relations in the United States". In Greeks in English-Speaking Countries: Culture, Identity, Politics: Proceedings of the Second International Seminar (Sacramento, May 12, 1994). New York: Hellenic Studies Forum, Vryonis Center for the Study of Hellenism.

"Distorting History: Concerning a Recent Article on Ethnic Identification in Greek Macedonia". Balkan Studies (199_): 1-40.

"The Greek Community of New York" and "Orthodox Churches of New York City". Entries in Encyclopedia of the City of New York. Kenneth Jackson, ed. Yale University Press, 1994.

Editor, foreward author. A History of the Greek Community of New York Up Until 1910. By Michael Contopoulos. New York: Vryonis Center for the Study of Hellenism and Caratzas Publishers, 1992.

"From Paparrigopoulos to Vacalopoulos: Modern Greek Historiography on the Ottoman Period". In New Trends in Modern Greek Historiography (Modern Greek Studies Association, 1983): 13-23.

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Areas of Specialization

Byzantine Central Greece
Ottoman - Byzantine Relations

Modern Greek History (Tourkokratia and the 19th Century)

Courses Taught in Modern Greek Studies

Introduction to Modern Greek History
Byzantine History (survey course)

Modern Greek Culture and Literature

Ancient History Survey

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