Public Discourse and Dispute, Events Series 2022


Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 7:00pm to 8:45pm


The Book Castle of the National Library of Greece, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Athens (and online)

Panel discussion on the topic of "Public Discourse and Dispute in a Time of Crisis" / Poster with the event's info featuring a few grey and blue tiles against a white background.

Full title:

"Public Discourse and Dispute in a Time of Crisis" panel discussion

Organized by:

CHS Greece, National Library of Greece, with the support of Harvard Club of Greece

Open to:





  • Nicolas Prevelakis, Associate Senior Lecturer on Social Studies at Harvard University and Assistant Director of Curricular Development at the Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, on the topic of "How a Crisis Redefines Public Discourse"
  • Pavlos Kontos, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Patras, on the topic of "Philosophy: Asclepius for the Crisis"
  • Fereniki Panagopoulou-Koutnatzi, Assistant Professor of Constitutional Law at Panteion University, on the topic of "Law and Dispute in a Pandemic"


The third event of this year's CHS Greece Events Series is hosted in Athens by the National Library and includes a panel of academic discussants who will offer their approaches to the general theme of Events Series 2022 from their respective fields of social studies, philosophy, and law. The moderator of the 3-member panel is Pavlos Kontos.

The event will also be streamed live for those who wish to attend it remotely.

Watch the event

Find more information about the May event of Events Series 2022 in its detailed presentation on our webpage (in Greek).

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