On April 19, students and professors from around the world gathered virtually on Zoom for a webinar about “The Asia Olympics: Past Achievements & Future Goals” sponsored by the MacMillan Center’s Hellenic Studies Program at Yale. The event, cohosted by the Center’s Council on East Asian Studies, was open to the general public.

Moderated by Professor George Syrimis, Director of the Hellenic Studies Program, the panel discussion covered the history of Olympic Games held in East Asian nations as well as controversies surrounding the hosting of the Games in Asia in the near future....

Maureen Connors Santelli is an Associate Professor of History at Northern Virginia Community College.

Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D81Fn4-GVRc

Part of the The Greek Revolution Across the Globe, Lecture Series. Sponsored by the Hellenic Studies Program at Yale University.
The activities of the Hellenic Studies Program are generously funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for Hellenic Studies at Yale University.


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