“Latin Language and Literature: (Old) Limits and (New) Perspectives. An International Conference in Honour of Professor Emeritus Robert Maltby on the Occasion of his Receipt of an Honorary Doctorate at Democritus University of Thrace». The Department of Greek Philology at Democritus University of Thrace (Komotini, Greece) is pleased to announce the organization of an International Conference in honour of Professor Emeritus Robert Maltby on the occasion of his receipt of an Honorary Doctorate at Democritus University of Thrace. The conference, entitled ‘Latin Language and Literature: (Old) Limits and (New) Perspectives’, will take place on the 6th and 7th of November 2019 in Komotini, Greece (Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Rhodope) with the participation of Prof. Em. Maltby’s colleagues and former students from Greece and abroad (UK, Austria, Italy, Cyprus).
Attendance to the conference is free.
All is welcome!
The Organizing Committee
Assist. Prof. Charilaos Michalopoulos, Democritus University of Thrace
Assist. Prof. Anna Mastrogianni, Democritus University of Thrace
Assist. Prof. Ioannis Deligiannis, Democritus University of Thrace
Ms. Artemisia Archontogeorgi, PhD Cand., Democritus University of Thrace
Conferment of an Honorary Doctorate upon Professor Emeritus Robert Maltby: Τhe Department of Greek Philology at Democritus University of Thrace (Komotini, Greece) is pleased to announce the conferment of an Honorary Doctorate upon ROBERT MALTBY, Professor Emeritus of Latin, University of Leeds. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday 6 November 2019 at 19.00 hrs, Central Amphitheatre, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini. Following the conferment of the Honorary Doctorate Prof. Em. Maltby will deliver his inaugural lecture on: ‘Fifty years of Classics Collaboration in Europe’. For printable invitation/programme of the ceremony you can click here.
The Department of Greek Literature and the Consulate General of Germany in Thessaloniki organize a Symposium in honour of Professor Emeritus of the University of Hamburg and Honorary Doctor of our Faculty, Hans Eideneir, on Wedne, May 23, 2018. Programme.
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International Conference“Investigating the Translation Process in Humanistic Latin Translations of Greek Texts”, Komotini, 28th -29th April 2017 Click here.
International Conference “From Chios to Istanbul to Moldovlachia. The beginning of a dynasty: Alexandros Mavrocordatos secretary of the Executive (1641-1709) and Nicholas Prince of Moldovlachia (1680-1730)”, Chios 22nd-24th August 2017. Click here.
Day Conference “Teaching Scenaria for Literature Courses” 6/4/2016.
Two-day Conference on the “The breadth of G. Vizyenos’ work: older readings and new approaches.” 30-31/5/2009.
– International Congress “Cross-sections and discussions of the work of Stylianos Alexiou. Trends in Greek Philology and Humanities”.
– Conference “Myths and mythological Figures in Thrace”.
– Conference “Greek Literary Criticism”.
– Conference “Greek Literary Criticism in honuor of P. Moullas”.
– International Congress “Identities: Language and Literature”, on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Department of Greek Philology.
– International Congress “International Conference and workshops on Language Learning Strategies: theoretical issues and applied perspectives”.
– International Congress “Raising the Fragment to the Status of a Whole