January Journey in Greece

Date: 

Fri - Sun, Jan 10 to Jan 19, 9:00am - 9:00am

Location: 

Nafplio, Athens, Nafpaktos, Messolonghi, Ioannina, Thessaloniki.

Full title:

January Journey in Greece for Students and Alumni: Writing History from Nafplio to Thessaloniki

Faculty:

Keith DeStone (CHS/Harvard)

Language:

English

Organizers:

Harvard Alumni Association (HAA), supported by CHS Greece and CHS US

Synopsis of the program:

Starting in Nafplio and ending in Thessaloniki, this travel-study program takes as its theme the development of scripts and of writing technologies. Participants visit museums and historical sites along the way, where they have the chance to get up-close views of clay tablets, scrolls, illuminated manuscripts, printing presses, early printed Bibles, and more. Program is open to a limited number of participants, on a first-come first-served basis.

See the January Journey's extended description on our website or visit the HAA website for more information.