Sunday, January 20th, 2019
Nameday of Efthimios, Evthymios, Thymios, Thimios, Efthimia, Evthymia, Favianos, Fabianos, Thyrsi
The Halcyon, a Panamanian registered Greek ship

History

The Battle of the Atlantic: The Gruesome Tale the Numbers Tell of Triumph and Tragedy

"I kseri elia" tavern, Hydra Island, Greece

Travel

Taverna Nostalgia

History

Smederevo: Last Stand of Serbian Byzantium

History

The Absent Byzantium

History

Mystra: Byzantium’s Indian Summer

History

Venice: Modern Greece’s First Diaspora

Acropolis of Athens

Travel

Nostalgia for My Favorite Athens

Hydra

Greece / Cyprus

Hydra: Summers on my Father’s Isle

Thessaloniki from the Battlements

Travel

A Humble Taverna: Culinary Memories in Thessaloniki

Saint Sava Cathedral, Belgrade, Serbia

Travel

Belgrade: Danubian Byzantium

History

Byzantium: Hidden in Plain Sight

History

Bulkes: The “Greek Republic” that “Never Existed”

History

Mystra: Byzantium’s Indian Summer

Arts & Entertainment

The Athenian: Elizabeth Boleman-Herring, an American-Greek

Greece / Cyprus

For a Generation of Greeks, is Cyberspace the new “Thalassa”?

Community

Homeland: The Greeks of Utah

History

Coffee talk in Belogiannis

Travel

An Encounter with the Greeks of Chile

History

The Greeks of Trieste

Travel

To Southern Italy, in Search of Greeks…

Arts & Entertainment

Book Review: “The Great Fire”, by Lou Ureneck

History

Another Lesson from 1821

Greece / Cyprus

Greece: Where the Sidewalk Ends …and the IDs Look Fake

History

The Eloquence of Humble Architecture: Homes Lost …and Refuge Gained

Greece / Cyprus

Modern Greece and Greeks …In Whose Image?

Community

Should diaspora Greeks be allowed to vote in Greece?

Greece / Cyprus

Rhodes Riches: An NGO Model for Greece

Travel

My Favorite Greek Road Trips: Athens to Nafplion

Greece / Cyprus

Skopje (FYROM) 2014

Greece / Cyprus

What, now the Hagia Sophia too?

History

Rigas Pheraios: My Kind of Hero

History

A Partisan Chat: Alexis Parnis

History

Balkans: End of the First Balkan War

Greece / Cyprus

Xanthi Redux

Travel

Ghosts of Smyrna in Izmir

Greece / Cyprus

I never made it to Trebizond’s Agia Sophia, at least not in time