submitted by Effy Alexakis on 07.05.2017
RIVERINA GREEK CAFE & MILK BAR LECTURE TOUR
Macquarie University researchers Effy Alexakis & Leonard Janiszewski will be presenting 3 lectures at the end of May in the Riverina district of NSW:
Thursday 25 May – 2.00pm
Address: Wallendoon Street, Cootamundra
Bookings: Penny Howse 02 6940 2200
Thursday 25 May – 6.00pm
Address: 294 Hoskins Street, Temora
Bookings: Eileen England ...
submitted by Peter (Panagiotis) Prineas on 10.09.2016
A literary and documentary film event
Thursday 6 October 6.30 pm for 7.00 pm
a screening of
Introduced by Associate Professor Nicholas Doumanis
with a talk by Peter Prineas who made this 30 minute documentary
for the 80th anniversary of the Roxy Theatre at Bingara ...
submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 03.03.2012
Digging up truths behind Anzacs in Greece
Author: By The Canberra Times
Publisher: The Canberra Times
Publication: The Canberra Times , Page 14 (Sat 10 Apr 2010)
Keywords: Greece (6)
by Dr Michael McKernan
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Photograph: March 1941. In the rocky tombs and catacombs of the Ancient Greeks, men of the Australia Infantry Forces ...
submitted by John Stathatos on 26.06.2008
David Gill, a member of the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology at Swansea University, Wales has started a blog devoted to the history of the British School at Athens. The following is listed from a recent post:
Three former BSA students were commissioned as officers in the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (RNVR): Richard M. Dawkins (1871-1955), John C. Lawson (1874-1935), and William R. Halliday (1886-1966). Their role was to monitor the activity of German submarines ...
submitted by Hellenic Communication Service on 13.09.2007
The Speros Basil Vryonis Center for the Study of Hellenism
3140 Gold Camp Drive, Suite 50
Rancho Cordova, California 95670
The Vryonis Center
The Library of The Speros Basil Vryonis Center for the Study of Hellenism
The Speros Basil Vryonis Center for the Study of Hellenism is a private, non-profit institute devoted to the study of the historical evolution of Greek civilization. The Center, which was established over ...
submitted by Institute Of Kytheraismos on 02.03.2007
The new spirit of the Kytherian Diaspora
15 -17 September 2006
Institute of Kytheraismos
81, Heroon Polytechniou,
GREECE 185 36
submitted by Kytherian Cinema Review on 13.08.2006
submitted by Karen Crowe on 26.01.2006
postgraduate online journal
University of Wollongong
Microsoft Word - karen crowe paper.doc [pdf 40kb]
Access through kythera-family website:
submitted by John Yiannakis on 02.01.2006
"The bloody foreigners were attacking Australians in their own country. Tempers flared: volunteers were called for".
Manning Clark on the 1934 Kalgoorlie riots,
History of Australia 
On three notable occasions, the gold mining town of Kalgoorlie was the scene of anti-southern European rioting – in 1916, 1919 and 1934. While the existing historiography of both the 1916  and 1919 riots ...
submitted by Modern Greek Studies Association on 31.12.2005
To view, read and/or download a copy of the program:
: A century of changing relations,
responses and contribution.
Dr John Yiannakis
Organisation: University of
Australia was a society that dreaded the “mixing of races” and was obsessed with protecting racial purity. Such sentiments were well expressed by Western Australia’s Premier John Forrest who, in 1897, concluded debate about his state’s Immigration Restriction Bill by saying “we desire to restrict ...
submitted by Effy Alexakis And Leonard Janiszewski on 30.12.2005
Australians from non-English speaking background have impacted greatly upon Australia’s development, yet the nation’s grand historical narratives and symbols only reveal their presence as limited entities.
Indeed, Australia’s past has been over-run and comprehensively overwhelmed by research and interpretation through an English language base. This has essentially created a myopic, monocultural vision that has effectively alienated, marginalised, and even left broadly unacknowledged, ...
submitted by George N Leontsinis on 06.11.2005
George N Leontsinis
To download article in the Greek Language.
Leontsinis Georgios in Greek.pdf
submitted by Association Of Kytherian University Professors on 07.10.2005
Written by Professor Vasilis Leftheris
We take a tour mainly to break with the routine of every day living, for sightseeing, but also for learning. Another dimension of a tour is to make visual connections with history. If we are of Anglo-Saxon descent we visit England, because of Shakespeare and Dickens and the whole history of the English people. We visit Italy because of the Renaissance period and the religious attraction of the Vatican, Greece ...
submitted by Neos Kosmos, Melbourne on 21.08.2005
La Trobe University's Bundoora Campus. Melbourne. Australia.
An excellent centre for Hellenism
By Giorgios Hatzimanolis
[[picture:"Tamis Professor La Trobe.jpg" ID:7964]]
Professor Tamis with his new book 'The Greeks in Australia.'
Nestled in the tranquil surroundings of La Trobe University's Bundoora Campus, The National Centre for Hellenic Studies and Research offers an ideal environment for those interested ...
submitted by Effy Alexakis And Leonard Janiszewski on 30.03.2015
Rural and Regional Conference Papers presented at the National Trust of Australia (NSW) Conference
on 10 March 2003
National Trust Centre
The National Trust of Australia (NSW)
This collection follows the Out There? Conference which was held at the S. H. Ervin Gallery at the National Trust Centre at Observatoty Hill on 10 March 2003.
In accordance with the conference, ...
submitted by Kevin Cork on 16.02.2005
The case of picture theatres in a group of towns and villages in the Central West of New South Wales
PEOPLE AND PHYSICAL
No. 49. 1995.
Supported and produced by the Department of Architecture, University of Sydney for People and Physical Environment Research.
People and Physical Environment Research objectives are to facilitate communication among those persons ...
submitted by Damian N. Andronicus on 05.02.2005
BULLETIN OF THE HELLENIC PHILATELIC SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN.
Volume 17. No. 64. Fourth Quarter, 1986. pp.62-67.
by Damian N Andronicus
[[picture:"Stamps Porcacchi Map.jpg" ID:6407]]
Map 1. The Seventh Island.
Map of the island of Cerigo, the southernmost Ionian Island, Cythera (Greek:Kythera). Copper plate engraved map on a page from atlas of Tomaso Porcacchi, "Isole del Mondo" published in Padua c1585. (Andronicus ...
submitted by Jim Tzannes on 25.01.2005
Multicultural Communities Online. Official Publication of the Online WA Multicultural Communities Gateway.
Volume 3, Issue 4 October 2002 Page 9
The Greek presence in Western
Australia: an outline history
By: Dr John N. Yiannakis.
Until recently it was accepted that the first Greek to arrive in W.A. was a Castellorizian ...
submitted by George Poulos on 30.12.2004
Eleni Petraki, 2003
PhD, University of Queensland.
Here is the beginning of an abstract you can read at
This thesis seeks to investigate the construction of relationships and identities within three generations of Greek-Australian women through their narrated stories and other aspects of their interaction. Ethnomethodology, conversation analysis and membership categorisation analysis were ...
I am the editor of a family web-site : benardoutlite.com which collates the known history of the Benardout family from...
Interviewed by Joshua Kepreotis
Sitting in his office in Livadi, wearing his signature suit and tie, Manolis Cassimatis –...
Kythera: An Island Named Desire Film
written by Mario Romano October 14, 2020
There’s a lot going on in James...
This photo must have been taken in about 1930. My grandparents - Dimitri and Eleni Prineas (Haniotis) are in the...
About 5 minutes into the program Ada Margariti, who is an Attorney at Law, speaks about how she came to...
Interviewed during his visit to Australia, 2013.
August 17, 2010
103.2 HOPE - radio station
You’ve heard of PhDs in science, medicine and education but have you...
Brisbane kytherians at paliochora excursion ..exploring the wonderful site and seeing all the churches .. this one is called ' e...
Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
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