“Men would live exceedingly quiet if these two words, mine and thine, were taken away.”
Anaxagoras (510 – 428 BC)

The richness of Hellenic culture is revealed throughout society, in politics, art, and gastronomy amongst other human pursuits. In some ways, this culture is so familiar that its origins are all but forgotten. You’re warmly invited to join the Foundation for Hellenic Studies, together with the Foundation’s Patron, His Honour Chief Justice Chris Kourakis of the Supreme Court of South Australia, in the development and promotion of Australian-Hellenic culture. By talking, supporting and participating in the Foundation’s activities and those of its partners, you can help make the celebration of this culture anything but quiet.

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In 2021, the Hellenic Republic celebrates the 200th anniversary of the uprising of Greek revolutionaries against the Ottoman Occupation in the Greek War of Independence. From 1821-1832, Greek revolutionaries fought the War to secure their homeland, their people, and their culture, at the cost of entire communities across the Aegean Sea and Peloponnese. An international calendar…

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