Institute for Mediterranean Studies
The Centre of Maritime History is participating in the 1st Summer School of the PortADa project (Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions Staff Exchanges) 2023

The Centre of Maritime History is participating in the 1st Summer School of the PortADa project (Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions Staff Exchanges) 2023

The Centre of Maritime History is participating in the 1st Summer School of Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions Staff Exchanges (MSCA SE) 2023 project “PortADa: Port Arrivals Data. Automatic data collection for a large-scale comparative history of the 19th century shipping” in Argentina. 

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Maritime History Professor and Director of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies Gelina Harlaftis on ”Saturday Shift”

Gelina Harlaftis, historian, professor of maritime history at the Department of History and Archaeology of the University of Crete and Director of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies of the Foundation for Research and Technology, was Antonis Karagiannakis’ guest on Voice of Greece and the show “Fair Winds and Following Seas – Weekend Shift “, on Saturday, January 13th, 2024, at 8 am (Athens time).

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Institute for Mediterranean Studies - FORTH has published the musical publication "Smyrna 1875 - Impressions Of Melodies"

Institute for Mediterranean Studies - FORTH has published the musical publication "Smyrna 1875 - Impressions Of Melodies"

This is a unique trilingual musical publication (in Greek, English and French - book with CD) by the Institute for Mediterranean Studies of the Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (IMS- FORTH), with the music ensemble Checkmate in Two Flats.

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Publications of the book "Η Γλυπτική στη Βενετική Κρήτη (1211-1669)" edited by Maria Vakondiou and Olga Gratziou

Publications of the book "Η Γλυπτική στη Βενετική Κρήτη (1211-1669)" edited by Maria Vakondiou and Olga Gratziou

The Crete University Press published the book "Η Γλυπτική στη Βενετική Κρήτη (1211-1669)" edited by Maria Vakondiou and Olga Gratziou. The publication came from the research program "Western Art in Crete" of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies (IMS) of the Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH).

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Archeology at IMS

Detailed interview of the archaeologist Nikos Tsivikis, associate researcher of IMS/FORTH, for the Institute's program entitled «Amorio Urban Archeology» which includes excavations in the Byzantine city of Amoros in Asia Minor in collaboration with the Anadolu University in Eskişehir.

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