Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Marie Curie Fellowship proposal

The Institute for Mediterranean Studies/FO.R.T.H. announces that the Marie Curie Fellowship proposal Mediterranean insularities and ‘miniature continents’: Space, landscape and agriculture in early modern Cyprus and Crete, submitted by Dr. Antonis Hadjikyriacou under the supervision of Assistant Professor Elias Kolovos (Department of History and Archaeology, University of Crete, collaborator of the IMS) has been favourably evaluated (95.7/100) by the Research Executive Agency of the European Commission with the assistance of independent experts. The negotiation process for the conclusion of a Grant Agreement has already begun.

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Τhree-year fellowship to Ms. Sophia Katopi with the programme "Heraklitus II - Enhancing Human Research Potential through Doctoral Research"

Ms. Sophia Katopi, collaborator with the Project “Western Art in Crete during the Venetian period” and a doctoral candidate at the Department of History and Archaeology of the University of Crete with the Ph.D. subject: "The Venetian Loggia of Candia: the history of the building from the time of its construction to the 20th century”, got a three-year fellowship (2010-2013) with the Programme "Heraklitus II - Enhancing Human Research Potential through Doctoral Research". Ms. Katopi was the 11th among 97 successful proposals in the thematic action "Humanities, Education Sciences, Cultural Sciences and Arts" with the final point 10.

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Translation of Proceedings of Three International Symposiums by turkish publishing house Küre Yayınları

The Turkish publishing house Küre Yayınları agreed to translate the proceedings of three international symposia of the Programme for Turkish Studies (E. Zachariadou ed., Halcyon Days IV: The Kapudan Pasha, His Office and His Domain, Rethymno 2002· A. Anastasopoulos ed., Halcyon Days V: Provincial Elites in the Ottoman Empire, Rethymno 2005· A. Anastasopoulos ed., Halcyon Days VI: The Eastern Mediterranean Under Ottoman Rule: Crete, 1645-1840, Rethymno 2008).

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Crete University Press has published the volume K. Lappas, A. Anastasopoulos, E. Kolovos (eds), In memoriam Pinelopi Stathi. Studies in History and Philology

Crete University Press has published the volume K. Lappas, A. Anastasopoulos, E. Kolovos (eds), In memoriam Pinelopi Stathi. Studies in History and Philology

Crete University Press has published the volume K. Lappas, A. Anastasopoulos, E. Kolovos (eds), In memoriam Pinelopi Stathi. Studies in History and Philology.

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Antonis Glytzouris' New Book Release "Πόθοι αετού και φτερά πεταλούδας"

Crete University Press, published in the series Humanities/History of Theatre, the Wishes of an Eagle, Wings of a Butterfly (Πόθος αετού και φτερά πεταλούδας): Nikos Kazantzakis' Early Drama and the European Avant-Garde. A Contribution to the Study of Decadence in the Modern Greek Theatre of the early 20th century, by Antonis Glytzouris.

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