Modern Greek Studies Association


October 15-18, 2015 · Georgia State University · Atlanta, GA

Symposium 24·Atlanta, GA

Yannis Hamilakis, Professor of Archaeology at Southampton University, will give the keynote address at the Symposium on Friday, October 16, 2015. Professor Hamilakis' interdisciplinary and critical approach to archaeology, material culture, and the political uses of archaeological work as well as his dynamic engagement with today’s events promises an exciting and important talk. In addition, Professor Hamilakis will be available throughout the symposium for further conversation with attendees. The title of his keynote address and a brief abstract will be circulated in due course.

The online registration page is now open for all presenters and attendees participating in the MGSA's 24th Biennial Symposium , to be held in Atlanta, GA, Oct. 15-18, 2015. Presenters must have pre-registered for the Symposium and must have paid membership dues by June 1, 2015 for their names to be included in the MGSA 2015 Symposium Program.
Please follow this link to pre-register as a presenter or to benefit from early-bird registration fees for attendees.
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Initial Details

The Symposium will be hosted by the MGSA’s Local Arrangements Committee consisting of members of GSU’s Center for Hellenic Studies, Office of International Initiatives, Center for Collaborative & International Arts.

This Committee collaborates with the MGSA’s Program Committee and Executive Board to present a 2½ day program of scholarly presentations and other exciting events. The public is most welcome to attend, but advance registration is advised.

Most of the conference presentations will be housed at the Loudermilk Conference Center, 40 Courtland Street, NE, Atlanta, GA 30303. See Place for details.

The keynote lecture will be held at the Speakers Auditorium. Additional events will be free and open to the public.

Display Your Books

If you would like to reserve exhibition space at the MGSA Symposium for books and/or brochures, see here for details.

Dates & Deadlines

• August 15: Preliminary Program posted online
• September 15: Registration fees rise

Sponsorship Opportunities

The MGSA invites donations for the October 2015 Symposium.
Our current sponsorship opportunities focus on our first priority, our graduate student travel fund.

The archive of the 2013 Symposium including the program of papers given can be accessed here.

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