Jan
17

Ancient Invisible Cities

Joint presentation for the Anglo-Hellenic League and the Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies Prof. Michael Scott (University of Warwick) will be talking on the making of ‘Ancient Invisible Cities’. https://www.hellenicsociety.org.uk/ [email protected] Venue:  The Hellenic Centre 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS tel: +44 (0)20 7487 5060 email: [email protected]

Sep
28

Can ancient Greek texts be sung to their original music?

An illustrated lecture by Prof Armand D’Angour, University of Oxford. Free entry; booking essential: 0207862 8730, [email protected] Organised by the Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies. The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS

Feb
05

Paddy Leigh Fermor and friends: Explorations in his archive

An illustrated lecture in English by Sir Michael Llewellyn Smith (former UK Ambassador to  Greece 1996-99).  – Free entry. Sir Patrick Michael Leigh Fermor, DSO, OBE (11 February 1915 – 10 June 2011), also known as Paddy Fermor, was a British author, scholar and soldier who played a prominent role behind the lines in the Cretan resistance during the Second World War. He was widely regarded as Britain’s greatest living […]