Historical documentaries

March 19, 2017

The Greek refugees who fled to the Middle East in WW2

The influx of more than a million refugees and migrants to the Greek islands in the past year has stirred up difficult memories for a dwindling […]
December 2, 2016

Seafaring & Shipbuilding | Athens | To May 28

The Herakleidon Museum in Athens presents “Voyage: Seafaring and Shipbuilding in Greece from Antiquity to Modern Times.” The show explores the history of maritime voyages and […]
September 7, 2016

Distillerie ZOTTOS: A Greek Family Affair

In 1984 I rented an apartment in the Cairo district of Mounira, just off Kasr el Aini Street in the center of the city. There was […]
June 5, 2016

German Parliament Recognizes Armenian Genocide

BERLIN — The German Parliament overwhelmingly adopted a symbolic but fraught resolution on Thursday declaring the killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks in 1915 a genocide, escalating tensions with Turkey at […]