Somebody else’s war: European and American philhellenes in the Greek Revolution of the 1820s

Frances Rich, Birds in flight, 1976. Installation view at The American College of Greece, Athens, 2021. 
Courtesy of The American College of Greece Art Collection.

Eleftherios Venizelos Chair Lecture 2021

Somebody Else’s War: 
European and American Philhellenes in the Greek Revolution of the 1820s


Roderick Beaton
Emeritus Koraes Professor of Modern Greek & Byzantine History, Language & Literature

Department of Classics, King’s College London
A hybrid event organized by The American College of Greece
under the auspices of the
Greece 2021 Committee
on the occasion of the bicentennial celebration of the Greek War of Independence

Monday, October 11, 2021 | 19:00 (Greece) 

ACG Events Hall, The American College of Greece
6 Gravias Street, Aghia Paraskevi-Athens, Greece

Registration Instructions:

1. Fill in the registration form.

2. Upon completion of the registration, you will receive an automatically generated confirmation email with your numbered ticket. 

3. Each ticket has a QR code and is unique and non-transferrable. Please present your ticket at the entrance of the ACG Events Hall.

4. Required for entrance to the premises of the American College of Greece - please present at the main gate a digital or printed copy of:

  • Certificate of Covid-19 Vaccination (valid 14 days after completion of vaccination) or
  • Covid-19 Disease Certificate (no more than 6 months after the diagnosis)

5. The use of a protective mask is mandatory during the entire duration of the event and social distancing (1,5m) must be kept at all times. 

Participation Registrations period has ended.


Monday, October 11, 2021 7:00 PM


American College of Greece
Gravias 6
153 42 Agia Paraskevi
Attica, Greece

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