[MGSA-L] Greek Canadian Studies Conference, Toronto, May 3-4 reminder
agekas at yorku.ca
Wed May 2 09:41:40 PDT 2018
Please note that the location of the conference for May 4th has been changed to:
Campbell House Museum, 160 Queen Street West, Toronto
GREEK CANADIAN STUDIES CONFERENCE
MAY 3-4, 2018
The York University Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair <http://hellenicheritagefoundationchair.info.yorku.ca/> in Modern Greek History and Hellenic Studies and the Greek Canadian History Project <http://archives.library.yorku.ca/gchp/> are pleased to announce the inaugural Conference on Greek Canadian Studies <https://greekcanadianstudiesconference.wordpress.com/>
The Conference will take place on May 3-4, 2018. We are delighted to host a number of researchers, writers and a film producer to share their perspectives on Greek Canada.
Join us for the opening day of the conference on Thursday, May 3, 6:00 p.m. at the historic Papermill Theatre at Todmorden Mills. (67 Pottery Road, Toronto). The opening day coincides with the HHF Wine and Cheese Social event. We’re launching the HHF Public Lecture Series with special guest Professor Thomas W. Gallant, <https://history.ucsd.edu/people/faculty/gallant.html> holder of the Nicholas Family Endowed Chair in Modern Greek History at the University of California, San Diego and inaugural HHF Chair in Modern Greek History at York University (2002-2007), who will speak about the 1918 anti-Greek riots in Toronto and kick off the York University Greek-Canadian Studies Conference.
The Conference will also present the research project “Immigrec” <https://immigrec.com/en> on the history of Greek immigrants to Canada from the 1950s to 1970s, funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
We look forward to seeing you at the social event on May 3. Please RSVP to events at hhf.ca <http://hhf.ca/> or by calling (416) 447-7107.
The conference on May 4 will take place at Campbell House Museum, 160 Queen Street West, Toronto, 9.00am – 5pm.
Please visit the conference website for information and registration to the conference: https://greekcanadianstudiesconference.wordpress.com/ <https://greekcanadianstudiesconference.wordpress.com/>
Our valued partners and sponsors:
Greek Canadian History Project <http://archives.library.yorku.ca/gchp/> York University <http://www.yorku.ca/index.html>
Hellenic Heritage Foundation <http://hhf.ca/>
sincerely and best wishes
> Associate Professor
> Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair of Modern Greek History
> Department of History
> York University
> Vari Hall 2140, 4700 Keele st.
> Toronto, Ontario
> Canada M3J 1P3
> (+1) 416-736-2100 ext.30423
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