Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies

Sixth International Graduate Student Conference in Modern Greek Studies

graduate Student Conference 2014

Friday, May 2, 2014
Scheide Caldwell House, Room 103


9:45 a.m.           WELCOME:  Dimitri Gondicas (Princeton University)    

10:00 a.m.         PANEL I:  CULTURE, POLITICS, ECONOMY       

Chair:               Effie Rentzou (Princeton University)

Eleni Philippou (University of Oxford)
“‘Telling the Truth’: Margarita Karapanou’s Kassandra and the Wolf and Adorno’s Truth Content”
Bio - Abstract

Respondent:     Rebekah Rutkoff (Princeton University)

Christos Tsakas (University of Crete)
“Europeanization Frozen?  Greek Business and the EEC During the Dictatorship, 1967–1974”
Bio - Abstract

Respondent:     Dimitrios Gkintidis (Princeton University)

12:00 p.m.       LUNCH

1:30 p.m.         PANEL II:  IMAGES AND VOICES

Chair:               Teresa Shawcross (Princeton University)

Margarita Voulgaropoulou (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
“Icon Painting and Its Reception in the Adriatic During the Ottoman-Venetian Wars (Fifteenth-Seventeenth Centuries)”
Bio - Abstract

Respondent:     Michalis Konaris (Princeton University)

Reguina Hatzipetrou-Andronikou (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales)
“All Traditional Music Players are Men… or Not:  Greek Traditional Music and Gender Bias”
Bio - Abstract

Respondent:     Dimitrios Gkintidis (Princeton University)

3:30 p.m.         COFFEE BREAK


Chair:               Molly Greene (Princeton University)

Daphne Lappa (European University Institute)
“Tracing Early Modern Coexistence: Jews, Muslims, Catholics and Orthodox in the Venetian City of Corfu”
Bio - Abstract

Respondent:     Antonis Hadjikyriacou (Princeton University)

Uğur Zekeriya Pece (Stanford University)
“Fear and Trembling in the Mediterranean: The Cretan Civil War and the Breakdown of Ottoman Rule”
Bio - Abstract

Respondent:     Antonis Hadjikyriacou (Princeton University)

6:00 p.m.         RECEPTION

PROGRAM COMMITTEE:   Kathleen Crown (Council of the Humanities)
                                                Dimitrios Gkintidis (Hellenic Studies)
                                                Dimitri Gondicas (Hellenic Studies)
                                                Molly Greene (History and Hellenic Studies)
                                                Antonis Hadjikyriacou (Hellenic Studies)
                                                Michalis Konaris (Hellenic Studies)
                                                Effie Rentzou (French and Italian)
                                                Rebekah Rutkoff (Hellenic Studies)
                                                Teresa Shawcross (History)
Secretary to the Committee:     Jason Rigas (Comparative Literature)



Cosponsored by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies

Supported by The Michael George Mazarakis Modern Greek Studies Fund