Workshop on the Teaching of the Modern Greek Language at Universities in North, Central & South America
October 1, 2005
Onassis Cultural Center, Olympic Tower, NY
The Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation (USA) organized in New York City, an international conference on Hellenic Studies in North, Central, and South America. The Conference, chaired by the Rector of the University of Athens, Professor George Babiniotis, was attended by 24 eminent Classicists and Hellenists from Latin America, Canada, and the United States. During the conference, the participants, both in individual presentations, and related discussions, focused on issues pertaining to, among other subjects, the present status and future of Hellenic Studies, the teaching of the Greek language, and areas of cooperation.