Constantine the Great and Ioannis Kapodistrias

Friday, 22 September 2017; 7:15pm

Constantine the Great, Founder of the Byzantine Empire and Ioannis Kapodistrias, Founder of the Hellenic State Ioannis Kornilakis has brought into publicity at least 137 unpublished epistles by Ioannis Kapodistrias. Free entry; booking essential: 02075639835 or [email protected] The event, hosted at the Hellenic Centre, is under the auspices of Archdiocese of Thyateira. The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS

Read more

Nikos Kazantzakis: a retrospect, 60 years from his death

Monday, 9 October 2017; 7:00-9:00pm

The Anglo-Hellenic League presents a lecture by Professor Roderick Beaton on ‘Nikos Kazantzakis: a retrospect, 60 years from his death’. All welcome. Entrance free; but please register with [email protected] Donations welcome. Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS

Read more

Asclepian Oration

Friday, 20 October 2017; 7:00pm

A lecture by the current President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Prof Sir Simon Wessely, on a subject of Mental Health– title to follow. The Asclepian Oration is an annual event organised by the Hellenic Psychiatric Association. The aim is to offer high quality lectures by renowned experts on mental health matters of interest to the general public. Free entry; booking essential: [email protected] Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, W1U […]

Read more

Dora Bakoyannis – An insider’s view on geopolitics and the refugee crisis

Wednesday, 27 September 2017; 6:30-8:00pm

Organised by the by LSE SU Ethical Finance Society Dora Bakoyannis is a former Minister of Foreign Affairs in Greece. She is a liberal politician and MP with a deep-rooted faith in the European Idea. 1992-93: Minister of Culture 2003-06: Mayor of Athens. (The first female mayor in the city’s history, and the first woman to serve as mayor of a city hosting the Olympic Games) 2006-09: Minister of Foreign affairs […]

Read more

An evening dedicated to Aristotle

Thursday, 26 October 2017;7:00

Event title: “An Evening dedicated to Aristotle”   “Aristotle’s tomb at Stageira: an archaeological revelation” An illustrated lecture in Greek by Archaeologist Kostantinos Sismanidis   (translation available)   “Aristotle on emotions and values in decision making” An illustrated lecture in English by Professor Theodore Scaltsas   “Aristotle: an inspiration for our health and being?” An illustrated lecture in English by Dr Eleni Tsiompanou   Open to the public – More info […]

Read more