Musing in Athens

Musing in Athens

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The Greek community in Istanbul has taken its voice around the world through an online radio station called The Sound of Istanbul, which debuted...

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One of the most important scripts of ancient Greece, "The Apology of Socrates," will be revived in its natural scenery, under the sacred rock...

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It has almost become an urban legend in Greece, but finally, after many years of rumors and talks, famous LA rock band Red Hot...

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"Opus Elgin: The Destruction of the Parthenon," the opera's world premiere, will take place at Athens Concert Hall, Megaron Mousikis, May 29. This opera...

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Internationally acclaimed Irish-American artist Sean Scully will be presenting his work for the first time to the Greek audience from May 8-July 14, 2012....

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Jannis Kounellis will be exhibiting his new and site specific work at the Stathatos Mansion of the Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens from...

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My laptop always freezes when I need it most. When Firefox has at least ten tabs open, when Facebook chat has four heated conversations...

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When home for the holidays, I initially welcome the onset of New York’s holiday season, but as it progresses, I find myself packing my...

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The ruins of the Parthenon crown the modern city of Athens with a hazy ambiguity. To the world outside of Athens, the stunning monument...

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Every college campus has its local hang-out place. Aside from the fact that this place probably offers the cheapest food around, it is also...

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To most who arrive in Athens, the city resembles something between a complex of industrial factories, and the dodgy areas of Detroit. Smokestacks shooting...

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Look up the Greek word philotimo and you will find one of the longest entries in your dictionary. Ask a Greek what he means...