News and Upcoming Events

Interdisciplinary Center for Hellenic Studies


February 20th, 2015 - The news page has been down. Hopefully all news items going back to the beginning of January will be re-posted soon.

February 16th, 2015 - Stockton Theater Program is performing an original English translation of Courtyard of Miracles, by Iakovos Kambanellis, the most important 20th century modern Greek playwright. This will be the world premiere of Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos’ original translation of this modern Greek masterpiece and is directed by Martha Frintzila, of the National Theater of Athens, Greece.

The play runs Wednesday February 18-Saturday February 21 at 7:30pm and Sunday February 22 at 2:00pm. Tickets are $10 Regular $8 students. The play will take place in the Experimental Theater (Black Box) which only seats 75 people and it will be presented in the round.

Additionally, there will be a free public lecture by Dr. Walter Puchner of the University of Athens, who is the world authority on Kambanelis, on Wednesday February 18 at 4:30pm in L112 (next to Art Gallery) Dr. Puchner is the world authority on Kambanelis.

February 12th, 2015 - The first lecture of the spring half of the classical humanities Society will be on February 28th in the Constantelos Reading Room. Guest lecturer Peg Laird 9university of Delaware), will give a talk entitled Read Meat in Black and White: Imperial Sacrifice in the Fireman's Barracks at Ostia. For more information, please click here.