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Lecture by Giorgos Tzedopoulos

Lecture by Giorgos Tzedopoulos

Lecture by Giorgos Tzedopoulos (scientific associate of the Center for the Study of the History of Modern Hellenism (KEINE), Academy of Athens)
Wednesday, April 17, 18:30, multimedia room of the Department of History, Archaeology and Social Anthropology, 6th floor

Summary
The lecture examines aspects of the social and cultural history of the Greek-speaking Orthodox people of the Ottoman Empire in the second half of the 17th century. We will read comparative stories about two people in Constantinople, the great interpreter Panagiotakis Nikosios and the young grocer Nicholas of Karpenissi, and we will pose questions about social stratification, confessional formation and cultural mediation.