Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Geo- and Landscape Αrchaeological Ιnvestigations in central Italy

Lecture Series 2010-2011

The Laboratory of Geophysical - Satellite Remote Sensing and Archaeo-environment at the Institute for Mediterranenan Studies/FORTH cordially invites you to a presentation by Michael Teichmann (University of Kiel, Graduate School "Human Development in Landscapes" / Germany) with subject the Geo- and Landscape Αrchaeological Ιnvestigations in central Italy. The presentation will take place at the Institute for Mediterranenan Studies (Nikiforou Foka 130 & Mellisinou, Old Town, Rethymno) this Thursday December 15th 2010 at 8:00pm and is open to the public. The presentation will be in English.

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Inauguration of the new building

On Sunday, September 19th 2010, at 17.45 p.m., the inauguration of the new building of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies will take place. It will be named after the deceased President of the Foundation for Research and Technology, native from Rethymno, the late Stelios Orphanoudakis.

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Τheatrical archive of Nikolaos Laskaris

The research program Sources of Modern Greek Theatre History of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies has from now on in its possession the theatrical archive of Nikolaos Laskaris (1868-1945). Laskaris is one of the most significant 19th -20th century playwrights and the first historian of Modern Greek Theatre. The archive has been donated to the Institute by his granddaughter Ioli Antonopoulou.

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Lecture by Shirine Hamadeh

Lecture Series 2009-2010

The Postgraduate Programme of Turkish Studies of the Department of History and Archaeology of the University of Crete and the Institute for Mediterranean Studies invites you to the seminar lecture of Dr Shirine Hamadeh (Rice University) "On Streets: Beggars, vagrants, prostitutes and the filth of Istanbul (1703-1839)". The lecture will take place in the Institute for Mediterranean Studies in Wednesday, May 19, at 8:30 p.m.

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JUST PUBLISHED!

JUST PUBLISHED! Crete University Press, just published in the series Humanities/History of Art, Crete in the Late Medieval Period ( Η Κρήτη στην ύστερη μεσαιωνική εποχή), by Olga Gratziou.

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