Public Outreach


 Annual Archives Lectures


Exhibitions

  • Ion Dragoumis: Between East and West. One Hundred Years After His Assassination, ASCSA Makriyannis Hall, Oct. 15, 2020 – Jan. 15, 2021.

  • "It is better to know Greece than to know what has been written about Greece” More Than a Century of Teaching at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. ASCSA, Gennadius Library, Basil Room, June 4 – October 30, 2011.

  • Greece and Her Neighbors in Historic Postcards: 1895-1920. ASCSA, Gennadius Library, Basil Room, Fall 2003.

  • CRETE 2000: A Centennial Celebration of American Archaeological Work on Crete (1900-2000). ASCSA, Gennadius Library, Basil Room, July 10- December 31, 2000.


Contributing Material and Knowledge to Other Exhibitions and Programs

  • Οικομουσείο Ελευσίνας (ProsEleusis
  • Maria Antelman and Jules Gimbrone, Incidental Gestures, Melanie Flood Projects (Oct-Nov. 2019)
  • "Κοινωφελές Ταμείο Κρήτης” Cultural Foundation of the Bank of Piraeus (Nov. 2018-Jan. 2019)

  • Reading and Writing: Schliemann and Antonios, Gennadius Library, Main Reading Room (Sept. 25 – Oct. 31, 2018)

  • Constellations in the Dirt, NEON, Archaeological Collection of Kouphonissi (Summer 2018)

  • Φιλό-ξενη Αρχαιολογία και Ευρωπαϊκός Πολιτισμός, General Directorate of Antiquities, Fetiye Mosque (October 2018)

  • “Όταν το φως χορεύει, μιλώ δίκαια. Ο Γιώργος Σεφέρης και η ποίησή του μέσα από τη ζωγραφική και τη φωτογραφία,” Vasilis & Marina Theocharakis Foundation for the Fine Arts and Music (Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018)

  • 70th Anniversary of the Marshall Plan in Greece, U.S. Embassy in Athens, May 2017

  • Documenta 14: Athens-Kassel  (April 8 – July 16, 2017)

  • 7 Μαρτίου 1948 – Η ολοκλήρωση μιας πορείας, Hellenic Parliament and Kos Municipalities, March 7, 2017

  • Father of Archaeology, Heinrich Schliemann: The First Exhibition of Tiryns Original Paintings, Yokohama Museum of EurAsian Cultures (July 16 – Sept. 4 2016)

  • "Μουσεία και Πολιτιστικά τοπία.” Event commemorating the photography of Dorothy Burr Thompson, on the occasion of the International Museum Day 2016,  Lyceum Club of Greek Women, May 10, 2016

  • The World of Odysseus Elytis. Poetry and Painting, The Tellogleio Foundation of the University of Thessaloniki (March 18 - May 31, 2016)

  • Le Noir et le Bleu. Un rêve méditerranéen, Musée des Civilizations de l’ Europe et de la Méditerranée, Marseilles (2013).  For a review here: http://nataliavogeikoff.com/2013/11/01/le-noir-et-le-bleu-an-exhibit-about-the-mediterranean-in-marseilles/

  • Το άγνωστο «μέτωπο» των Βαλκανικών Πολέμων: η διοικητική ενσωμάτωση των Νέων Χωρών, Hellenic Parliament (2012)

  • Θεσσαλονίκη 1912-2012, Hellenic Parliament (2012)

  • Picturing Anatolia: The Photographs of John Henry Hanes, Gennadius Library, Basil Room (Nov. 2012)

  • Οικεία πόλη, αναπάντεχοι χρόνοι. Οι Εβραίοι της Θεσσαλονίκης, 1912 – 2012, Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki (2012)

  • Προσεγγίζοντας το Σουρεαλισμό (Approaching Surrealism), Vasilis and Elisa Goulandris Museum of Modern Art at Andros, 2012

  • The world of Odysseus Elytis: Poetry and Paintings, Vasilis & Marina Theocharakis Foundation for the Fine Arts and Music (Sept. 22 – Dec. 12, 2011)

  • The New Acropolis Museum, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery Columbia University in the City of New York (2009)

  • "Ο κύριος Σλήμαν δεν είναι εδώ,” Numismatic Museum at Iliou Melathron (Summer 2009)

  • Piet De Jong and the Art of Antiquity, Benaki Museum (November 2006)

  • Foreign Archaeological Schools in Greece, Ministry of Culture, Megaron Mousikis (2005)

  • George Seferis and Lawrence Durrell. The Development of their Relationship, Corfu 2000

  • A History of Greek-American Relations, U.S. Embassy in Athens (Oct. 2000)


Contributing Material and Knowledge to Documentaries and TV Programs

  • Δραγούμης-Πηνελόπη Δέλτα-Μαρίκα Κοτοπούλη, directed by Katerina Evangelakou and produced by Cosmote History (2020)

  • Hetty Goldman: First Among Equals, directed by Nikos Dayantas and produced by AORI for the ASCSA (2019)

  • Αρχαία στο Φως από την Αμερικανική Σχολή Κλασικών Σπουδών, produced by Cosmote History (2016)

  • Naked Hands (Γυμνά Χέρια), directed by George Skevas (2013)

  • The Future Starts Here, directed by Stefanos Tsivopoulos, 37th Aeschylia Festival in the Old Olive/Soap Kanellopoulos Factory at Eleusis (Sept. 1 -. Oct. 14, 2012)

  • In Παρασκήνιο on Greek National Television (ERT) about “Triumph Over Time” (May 2012)

  • In Στα άκρα on Greek National Television (ERT) about “Triumph Over Time” (October 28,  2012)

  • In Odyssey on Greek National Television (ERT World) about the archival collections in the Gennadius Library (December 2012)

  • Elias Petropoulos - An underground world (Ηλίας Πετρόπουλος - Ένας κόσμος υπόγειος), directed by Kalliope Legaki; produced by National Cinema Center, ERT and Portolanos Films  (2005)

  • The Mycenaean at Voudeni, directed by Vassilis Kosmopoulos, produced by the Greek Ministry of Culture, 2008

  • Triumph Over Time (1947) –reissued by the ASCSA in 2007

  • Treasure Seekers: Glories of the Ancient Aegean, National Geographic Society (2005)

  • Helen of Troy, produced by Lion TV, UK (2005)

  • “Authors and Their Times,” on the life and work of novelist Angelos Terzakis, produced by ERT (2004)


Other Publicity Events

  •  “The 1930s Generation and Beyond… Issues Concerning the Management and Advancement of the ASCSA Literary Archives at the Gennadius Library,” Workshop on Organization and Access of Archival Sources, Onassis Foundation, STEGI, Upper Stage, April 9, 2019

  • Interview about Stratis Myrivilis's coverage of the Greco-Italian War of 1940, as a war correspondent, ERT, October 28, 2019

  • Talk about collections of personal papers from the ASCSA Archives becoming a source of inspiration for writing fiction and non-fiction books for lay audiences, Εκδόσεις Αρχείο, Cotsen Hall, May 10, 2018

  • “Elias Venezis and Antiwar Literature in Greece” on the occasion of the reprint of Venezis’s Number 31328, Hellenic American Union, March 8, 2018

  • Αναζητώντας τη μεγάλη ανασκαφή. Αρχαιολογικές εξερευνήσεις και ανασκαφές της Αμερικανικής Σχολής Κλασικών Σπουδών στη Βοιωτία πριν από τον Β’ Παγκόσμιο Πόλεμο”, Greek Ministry of Culture, Thebes,  Oct. 29, 2017

  • “Dorothy Burr Thompson: Landscape Photography, 1923-1939,” International Museum Day 2016, The Lyceum Club of Greek Women, May 10, 2016. See also: https://www.ascsa.edu.gr/news/newsDetails/dorothy-burr-thompson-landscape-photography-1923-1939

  • “Αρχαιολόγοι με τον Αμερικανικό Ερυθρό Σταυρό στην Ανατολική Μακεδονία, 1918-1919,” for the book presentation of Βιώματα τουΜακεδονικού Ζητήματος: Δοξάτο Δράμας, 1912-1946, Patakis Editions, December 16, 2014

  • “Heinrich Schliemann and Vassileios Drosinos” for the book presentation of Μυκήνες 1954, Cotsen Hall, Nov. 13, 2014

  • Evening of Archaeological Films, co-hosted together with Katherine Schwab of Fairfield University and Memi Spyratou of the Archaeological Film Festival AGON, Cotsen Hall, March 14th, 2014

  • “’Ένας Έλληνας συγγραφέας ταξιδεύει στη χώρα του Νέου Μύθου:’ Το ταξίδι του Ηλία Βενέζη στην Αμερική του 1949,” on the occasion of the completion of cataloging Elias Venezis Papers, Gennadius Library, Cotsen Hall, April 9, 2013. For a publication of the papers delivered that night see The Athens Review of Books, 45, Nov. 2013

  •  “Η εμπειρία της Αμερικανικής Σχολής Κλασικών Σπουδών στη διαχείριση της πνευματικής ιδιοκτησίας” (The experience of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in dealing with copyright issues), National State Archives and Greek Archival Society, May 2013

  • “The Birth of the Gennadius Library Archives. An Important Gift (and Other Such Matters of Great Importance) from the Dardanelles,” in Picturing Anatolia. The Photographs of John Haynes, Gennadius Library (Cotsen Hall), November 27, 2012

  • “Η Αμερικανική Σχολή Κλασικών Σπουδών στην περίοδο 1945-1953. Η αρχή μιας νέας εποχής,” Directorate of National Archive of Monuments, March 12, 2012

  • All restrictions of recent years which have hampered digging by the Archaeological Schools have been abolished…;” American Archaeology in Post World War II Greece,” AIA Meetings, President’s Plenary Session, Anaheim, January 2010

  • The multifaceted Angelos Terzakis and his Archive at the Gennadius Library, co-organized with the Gennadius Library, ASCSA Cotsen Hall, Feb. 18, 2009

  • “Στον απόηχο ενός μεγάλου προγράμματος ψηφιοποίησης. Σκέψεις και μελλοντικά σχέδια,” Directorate of the National Archive of Monuments, ASCSA Cotsen Hall, December 2008

  • “Αρχαιολογία, πολιτική και καθημερινή ζωή στην Ελλάδα των αρχών του 20ου αιώνα: Από τα αρχεία στο διαδίκτυο,” EU Information Society Program, Megaron Mousikes, May 19, 2008