Why Hellenistic Studies ?

Why Hellenistic Studies ? The Hellenistic world comprises of a profitable and crucial case of study. In the present day, often described with terms such as globalization and universalism, ...

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Why The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies ?

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies has the privilege to be based in Alexandria, the capital of the Hellenistic world. The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic studies is situated in the ...

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The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies aims to offer a comprehensive view on Hellenistic studies, combining a series of research disciplines in order to contribute to the formation of a new ...

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The Alexandria Center for the Hellenistic Studies

Since its founding by Alexander the Great in 331 BCE, and for a period of over 600 years, Alexandria was the cultural capital of the world, especially during the Ptolemaic period. The Hellenistic period – specifically in Alexandria but also throughout the Mediterranean – witnessed many achievements and contributions in all fields of knowledge that have greatly added to man’s thought and the progress of civilization.

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies, was established as a joint collaboration between the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the Onassis Foundation, the Vardinoyannis Foundation and the University of Alexandria. The Center is open to scholars from around the world who are keen to obtain diplomas, Masters and Doctorates in Hellenistic studies in particular, in various specializations: History - Literature - Art, Archeology and Architecture - Philosophy and Science

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ACHS Students Field Trip to Fayoum Archaeological sites with Prof. Cornelia Romer

12 Jan 2018 - 13 Jan 2018

ACHS Mater  Students accompany Prof. Cornelia Romer in a Field Trip to Archaeological sites in Fayoum

Announcement for Master Degree in ACHS

01 Jan 2018 - 15 Jan 2018

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies announces the beginning of registration for master’s degrees in Hellenistic studies,from 1 January to 15 January 2018.
Master’s courses start in February 2018.

 

Hellenistic Alexandria: Celebrating 24 Centuries

13 Dec 2017 - 15 Dec 2017

The Hellenistic period witnessed many achievements and contributions in all fields of knowledge that have greatly added to human thought and to the culmination of modern science, culture and civilization in general. To celebrate the 24 centuries that elapsed since its beginning and the startup of the Library and the Museum of Alexandria, the Vardinoyannis Foundation, the Acropolis Museum, the Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies at Bibliotheca Alexandrina and theMariolopoulos-Kanaginis Foundation for the Environmental Sciences took the initiative to co-organize a high-level Conference to serve as a stimulus to scholars of different disciplines and to turn their attention to the Hellenistic world and its importance to our civilization.

The Fifth Delta Survey Workshop

06 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017

Egypt Exploration Society and British Academy in collaboration with Ministry of Antiquities and BA Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies and cordially invite you to attend “The Fifth Delta Survey Workshop”

Entitled:

Legacy Projects, Current Research and Future Directions

 

which will take place on Thursday and Friday, 6–7  April 2017 at Bibliotheca Alexandrina Conference Center, Lecture Hall

Program

 

 

Course: Greek Mythology through Art and Archaeology

16 Feb 2017 - 22 Apr 2017

Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies cordially announces a Course entitled:

Greek Mythology through Art and Archaeology

 

by: Dr. Despina Angelakou

 

Starts Thursday, 2 February 2017

 

 

Course will be taught in English

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