King’s College London: Centre for Hellenic Studies Public Events Diary 2017-18

Ημερομηνία έναρξης: 30-09-2017

Ημερομηνία λήξης: 31-12-2017

Τόπος: King’s College London


Weekly CHS seminars in Late Antique & Byzantine Studies and in Modern Greek Studies take place at the Strand Campus as follows:

Alternate Tuesdays during teaching terms at 17.30
Late Antique & Byzantine seminar series

Alternate Mondays during teaching terms at 17.30
Modern Greek Studies seminar series


Saturday 23 September 2017, 09.30- 19.45
Cyprus, Female Voice and Memory: Literature, Arts and History in the work of Niki Marangou
British School at Athens, Souedias 52, 10676 Athens
This workshop aims to assess the multifaceted work of Niki Marangou (1948-2013) by placing it within the broader context of modern Cypriot literature, history and art

Friday 10 November 2017
Modern Classicisms: Classical Art & Contemporary Artists in Dialogue
The Great Hall, King’s Building, Strand Campus
This workshop sets out to explore the contemporary relevance of classical visual traditions: by bringing together art historians, collectors, critics and artists, we aim to examine what the classical artistic legacy means from the vantage-point of contemporary artistic practice. Confirmed artists, speakers and respondents include: Tiphaine Besnard, Bruce Boucher, Matthew Darbyshire, Brooke Holmes, Nick Hornby, Polina Kosmadaki, Lisa Le Feuvre, Christian Levett, Simon Martin, Minna Moore-Ede, Verity Platt, Elizabeth Prettejohn, Marc Quinn, Mary Reid Kelley and Caroline Vout.