Lighting of the Olympic Flame: The journey begins

The Olympic Flame began its long journey on Thursday to Vancouver, Canada, host city of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, after the Lighting of...

Canada’s Governor General to visit Greece

Canada's Governor General Michaelle Jean will travel to Slovenia and Croatia this month to celebrate their integration into NATO, and to Greece for an...

Costa-Gavras coming to Montreal’s Cinemania

Greek born French director Costa-Gavras will be coming to the 15th Cinemania festival, organizers announced Thursday. He will be conducting a master class, attending a...

A home fit for stolen treasures

Acropolis museum displays antiquities in modern structure, but awaits the return of Elgin Marbles Athens is chockablock with museums and historical sites - after all...

Antigone vs. the world

Jean Anouilh wrote Antigone in code. His version of the Sophoclean tragedy about the princess who defied temporal authority in the name of an...

Benaki Greek Civilization Exhibition in Quebec

An exhibition at the Canadian Museum of Civilization here presents a selection of 194 exquisite objects from the Benaki Museum collections that cover a...