Alumnae in Athens

Three recently graduated Modern Greek Majors, Anna-Maria Thalassinos, Stavroula Pabst, and Emily Pandis (the latter two are now living in Greece) met up in Athens recently and sent us this lovely photograph.

lecture on Asia Minor Greek by Dr. Konstantinos Sampanis of Bogazici University

On Friday April 1 at 4:00 in Oxley Hall room 103, there will be an in-person lecture by Dr. Konstantinos Sampanis, of Bogazici University (Istanbul) on “Typological Shift in Asia Minor Greek”.  He will discuss the effects of contact with Turkish on the structure of the Modern Greek varieties spoken in Asia Minor into the early 20th century.  Dr. Sampanis is a visitor at the Laboratory for Greek Dialectology in the Linguistics Dept here at OSU.

For those who want to view the talk via Zoom, the Zoom invitation is given below (the space will be open at 3:30 but the lecture will not begin until 4:00.

Hope to see you there – Asia Minor Greek is  very controversial within study of Contact Linguistics, so this promises to be an interesting presentation.

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