<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 4.01 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd"> <html> <head> <title>The Macedonian Society of Great Britain /    </title> <META NAME="Description" CONTENT="greekLondon - Live a Greek life in London!"> <META NAME=keywords" CONTENT="macedonbia, macedon, makedonia, thessaloniki, alexander, london, england, uk, britain, british, greece, greek, hellenic, hellas, culture, society, community"> <meta name="Created" content="44.05.2013"> <link href="style.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="screen" /> </head> <body bgcolor="#F5E8CF" topmargin="10" leftmargin="20" width="800"> <table> <tr> <td width="120"></td> <td> <img src="philippos_head.jpg"> </td> <td width="30"></td> <td> <span class="normal-text-blue32"> <center> The Macedonian Society of Great Britain<br />    <br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue16"> <b>www.macedonia.org.uk</b> </span> </td> </tr> </table> <br /> <img width="1020" height="2" src="darkbluedot.gif"> <br /> <table> <tr> <br /><br /> <td width="220" valign="top"> <span class="normal-text-blue16"> <a href="index.htm"><b>&#149;&nbspMain</b></a> <br /><br /> <a href="about_us.htm"><b>&#149;&nbsp;About us</b></a> <br /><br /> <b>&#149;&nbspEvents</b><br /> <a href="event.htm"><b>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&#149;&nbsp;Forthcoming events</b><br /></a> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&#149;&nbsp;Past events</b> <br /><br /> <a href="join.htm"><b>&#149;&nbsp;How to join</b> <br /><br /> <a href="macquestion.htm"><b>&#149;&nbsp;The Macedonian question</b></a> </td> <td width="20"></td> <td width="699" valign="top" align="justify"> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>PAST EVENTS</b> </span> <br /><br /> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>  Myths, History and Art. Twelve Essays on Art as Deception </b></span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> <br /><br /> An illustrated lecture in English by <b>Sir Basil Markesinis QC, FBA</b> <br /><br /> <b>Date: </b>Tuesday 24 April 2018, 7:00 p.m. <br /><br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>  Beyond Brexit: What comes next for EU nationals? The Brexit effect on the status of EU citizens: Greeks in the post Brexit Britain </b></span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> <br /><br /> A panel discussion in English<br /> <br /> Chair: <br /> Dr Vassilis Monastiriotis, London School of Economics and Political Science <br /><br /> Panel Discussants:<br /> Mrs Vicky Pryce, Economist<br /> Mr Jolyon Maugham, QC<br /> Professor Jonathan Portes, King s College London (Invited)<br /> Mr Nikos Konstantaras, Journalist, Kathimerini newspaper<br /> <br /><br /> <b>Date: </b>Thursday, 15 March 2018, 7:00 p.m. <br /><br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b> Euripides in Macedonia - Psychological Problems in Ancient Tragedies </b></span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> <br /><br /> An illustrated lecture in English by <b>Sir Basil Markesinis QC, FBA</b> <br /><br /> <b>Date: </b>Thursday, 16 November 2017, 7:00 p.m. <br /><br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <br /><br /> <b>Video (produced by Hellenic TV)</b> <br /><br /> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2sSTAl9PUSs" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe> <br /> </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Panel Discussion:  An evening dedicated to Aristotle </b></span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> <br /><br />  Aristotle's tomb at Stageira: an archaeological revelation" <br /> An illustrated lecture in Greek by Archaeologist Kostas Sismanidis (English translation available) <br /><br /> "Aristotle on emotions and values in decision making" <br /> An illustrated lecture in English by Professor Theodore Scaltsas <br /><br /> "Aristotle: An inspiration for our health and being?" <br /> An illustrated lecture in English by Dr Eleni Tsiompanou <br /><br /> <b>Date: </b>Thursday, 26 October 2017, 7:00 p.m. <br /><br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <br /><br /> <b>Video (produced by Hellenic TV)</b> <br /><br /> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/PA5iEoaRQbA" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe> <br /> </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Panel Discussion:  Saving Greece: Lessons from the past, challenges for the future </b><br /><br /></span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> <b>Chair: </b>Professor Kevin Featherstone, Professor of Contemporary Greek Studies and Professor of European Politics. London School of Economics and Political Science <br /><br /> <b>Panel Discussants: </b> <br />Professor Stathis Kalyvas, Yale University<br /> Mrs Vicky Pryce, Economist and Business Consultant<br /> Mr Simon Nixon, Chief European Commentator, Wall Street Journal<br /> Mr Yannis Palaiologos, Reporter of Kathimerini newspaper and Author<br /> Dr. Chrysa Lamprinakou, Research Associate, The Constitution Unit, University College London <br /><br /> <b>Date: </b>Friday, 12 May 2017, 7:00 p.m. <br /><br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <br /><br /> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Friday 17 March 2017</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b> The Tumulus Kastas and the Lion of Amphipolis 2012-2014 </b> <br /> An illustrated lecture in English by Mrs Katerina Peristeri Archaeologist, Director of Excavations at Kasta Tumulus  Honorary Director of Antiquities <br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS<br /> <br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <br /><br /> <b>Video (produced by Hellenic TV)</b> <br /><br /> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ofti01ZyW84" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe> <br /> </span> <!-- <a target="all" href="http://www.livemedia.gr/video/274511">Video</a> --> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Annual General Meeting, Elections and Vasilopita</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> At The Crypt, St Sophia Greek Church, Moscow Road, W2 4LQ <br /><br /> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Saturday 03 December 2016</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Christmas Ball</b> <br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Royal Garden Hotel, 2-24 Kensington High Street, London W8 4PT<br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> With a festive menu, DJ Avgoustinos and live music byArgyris & Angeliki Polyzou and her band . </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Thursday, 27 October 2016</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b> Thessaloniki from Cassander to the Crusaders: Faces of a Metropolis through the ages </b> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> <br /> An illustrated lecture in English by Dr. John Leonard, Archaeologist, Journalist and Author. <br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS<br /> </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Thursday 18 February 2016</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b> What is Greece? Reflections on the Historical Trajectory of a Modern Nation. </b> <br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> Lecture in English <br /> <b>by Dr Stathis N. </b> <br /> Arnold Wolfers Professor of Political Science, <br /> Director, Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence, <br /> Yale University<br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS<br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <br /><br /> <b>Video (produced by Hellenic TV)</b> <br /><br /> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2_S6oKLxpFI" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe> <br /> </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Sunday 17 January 2016</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Annual General Meeting and Vasilopita</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> At The Crypt, St Sophia Greek Church, Moscow Road, W2 4LQ <hr> <br /><br /> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Saturday 12 December 2015</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Christmas Ball</b> <br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Royal Garden Hotel, 2-24 Kensington High Street, London W8 4PT<br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> With a festive menu, live music by London Greek Ensemble directed by Pavlos Melas, DJ Avgoustinos and Featuring Harpist Maria Yerosimou </span> <br /><br /> <hr> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Thursday 22 October 2015</b><br /> <b>"The Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus"</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> A lecture in Greek by Prof Konstantinos Fotiadis followed by a recital with the famous Lyra players Matthaios and Konstantinos Tsaxouridis and Pontian dances by "Lykeion ton Hellinidon".<br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London, W1U 5AS<br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <br /><br /> <b>Video (produced by Hellenic TV)</b> <br /><br /> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/x8I7uH_C7yg" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <br /> </span> <br /><br /> <span class="normal-text-blue14"> <b>Wednesday 23 September 2015</b><br /> <b>"What next for Greece?"</b><br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue13"> An illustrated lecture in English by Mrs Vicky Pryce, Chief Economic Adviser, CEBR<br /> <b>Venue: </b>The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London, W1U 5AS<br /> </span> <br /><br /> </td> <td width="40"></td> <td width="360" valign="top"> </td> </tr> </table> <br /><br /> <table> <tr> <td width="1020"> <img width="1020" height="2" src="darkbluedot.gif"><br /> <center> <span class="normal-header-blue"> &nbsp;&nbsp;&#169;&nbsp<a href="http://www.macedonia.org.uk">The Macedonian Society of Great Britain</a>, 1998 - 2014&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="mailto:sec@macedonia.org.uk&subject=websire enquiry">sec@macedonia.org.uk</a>&nbsp;&nbsp; <br /> </span> <span class="normal-text-blue12"> The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, Marylebone, London W1U 5AS, United Kingdom<br /><b>Registered Charity No.: 1044357</b></center> </td> </tr> </table>