On the 100th anniversary of the destruction of Smyrna in 1922, the Boston Lykeion Ellinidon will join Hellenic organizations around the world to commemorate the survival and perseverance of the Greeks of Asia Minor.
The three-day conference will feature guest speakers, dance workshops, and other events. Together, we will discover the tragic history of Mikra Asia – and its vibrant, lasting culture.
- Andreas Papoukidis, dance instructor
- Giorgos Psaltis, violinist
- Mary Papoutsy, doctoral researcher
- George Makredes, researcher
Friday, November 11th
Meet & Greet for Conference Attendees
Saturday, November 12th
Vimata Dance Workshop
Cultural & Historical Speaker Series
Sunday, November 13th
Vimata dance workshop
Glendi and dinner dance with live music by Giorgos Psaltis (violin), Andreas Papoukidis (toumperleki), Sandy Theodorou (laouto), Mal Barsamian (oud), and Panagiotis Vasiliades (toumperleki and sound)