“The 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution constitutes a good opportunity for Greece and the US to celebrate their historical friendship. The Greek and American struggles for independence were marked by similar causes and ideals. The material not only points to older research but also facilitates the realization of new studies. Meetings and exchanges that took place between Adamantios Korais and Thomas Jefferson, for example, have aroused the intellectual curiosity of historians who are re-energized during this special year.”
Writes George Tzogopoulos in his article for Kathimerini International.
You can read the article here.