Hellenic Studies Center

Zamanakos Endowed Lecture

Maria Nousias Zamanakos, Alexandria Zamanakos and Alice Fleury Zamanakos Endowed Lectureship in Hellenic Studies


Constructing Motherhood: the Cult of the Virgin in Byzantine Culture flyer (pdf)


Date:Friday, March 23, 2012
Time:Lecture 5-6 p.m. Reception to follow.
Location:UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center
50 Warren Street, Lowell, MA 01852
Speaker:Professor Ioli Kalavrezou
Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Byzantine Art History
Department of History of Art and Architecture
Harvard University
Lecture Title:"Constructing Motherhood: the Cult of the Virgin in Byzantine Culture"

The Zamanakos Endowed Lectureship in Hellenic Studies is an annual lecture to be held on behalf of the Hellenic Studies Center of UMass, Lowell.

The Hellenic Studies Center is dedicated to forging partnerships between the University of Massachusetts Lowell and the Hellenic-American community of the greater Merrimack Valley. This annual lecture shall provide a forum for those interested in the historical and cultural contributions made by Greece and the Hellenes around the world. The Center is committed to bringing the best in intellectual and cultural events to Lowell to further that goal.

For more information please contact Ethan Spanier, Director of the Hellenic Studies Center at Ethan_Spanier@uml.edu or 978-934-4428