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AHIF is pleased to bring the Spring 2014 Issue of the AHIF Online Policy Journal
March 31, 2014—No. 19 (202) 785-8430

AHIF is pleased to bring the Spring 2014 Issue of the AHIF Online Policy Journal

WASHINGTON, DC —The American Hellenic Institute Foundation (AHIF) announces the third volume release of its Spring 2014 Online Policy Journal.

 “The policy journal of the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) has the dual purpose of looking at various problems that confront Greek, Cypriot, and American foreign policy makers and the role Greek Americans can play in shaping positive solutions for all concerned,” said Dan Georgakas, editor of the Online Policy journal and Director of the Greek American Studies Project, Center for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, Queens College (CUNY). “To that end, we present work from authors of various nations and have a special interest in promoting discourse in the Hellenic Diaspora and hearing from emerging as well as established scholars and activists.”

In addition to the Foreword by Mr. Georgakas, the AHIF Online Policy Journal provides expert commentary and analysis. Here is a list of the articles.

  • Kissinger’s Encouragement of Turkey’s Aggression in Cyprus by Gene Rossides
  • Clash of Eagles with Two Heads: Epirus in the 21st Century by Panayiotis Diamadis
  • The Greek Elections of 2012: The Impact of Closed and Open Electoral Systems on Female Candidates by Aletha Vassilakis.
  • The Fulbright Programs and the Future of Hellenism in America by Artemis Zenetou
  • Emerging Voices of Greek America by Annamarie Buonocore, Anna Tsiotsias , Georgea Polizos, and Peter Hasiakos

Book Reviews

  • Institutional Governance and the Trustees of Anatolia College by Serge Hadji-Mihaloglou  reviewed by Van Coufoudakis
  • The Asia Minor Catastrophe and the Ottoman Greek Genocide: Essays on Asia Minor, Pontos, and Eastern Thrace, 1912-1923 edited by George M. Shirinian reviewed by Elaine Thomopoulos
  • Turkey, the Jews and the Holocaust by Corry Guttstadt reviewed by Alice von Bieberstadt


The American Hellenic Institute is a non-profit Greek American public policy center that works to strengthen relations between the United States and Greece and Cyprus, and within the Greek American community.



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