Hellenic Studies Program

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

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

The Hellenic Studies Program 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 Program is committed to bringing the best in intellectual and cultural events to Lowell to further that goal.

For more information please contact Paul Keen, Director of the Hellenic Studies Center at Paul_Keen@uml.edu or 978-934-5232.

Past Lectures

zamanakos-lecture-byzantine-opt.jpg2012 - "Constructing Motherhood: the Cult of the Virgin in Byzantine Culture"

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"