Panel Discussion: Ancient Greece and Arab Civilizations - Historical Encounters (with Embassy of Greece)

Date: 2021-03-22

Panel Discussion | | 2021-03-22

On Monday March 22, 2021, the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies and the Embassy of Greece co-convened an online panel discussion entitled “Ancient Greece and Arab Civilizations: Historical Encounters.” The opening remarks were given by Gianna Angelopoulou Daskalaki (President of the “Greece 2021” Committee). Four speakers joined the panel discussion: Prof. Dimitrios Pandermalis (President of the Board of Directors, Acropolis Museum), Prof. Saad Albazei (Professor of Comparative Literature, King Saud University), Prof. Abdullah Al-Abduljabbar (Professor of History, King Saud University), Ioanna Laliotou (Professor of Contemporary History, University of Thessaly). The discussion was moderated by Hanin Alsudais (Research Fellow, King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies).