The Boston School of Nationalism Studies Conference

First Boston Conference

November 15, 2003

Mr. Jonathan Eastwood, “Introduction: The Boston School of Nationalism Studies”

10:00 – 12:45 Social Sciences

Dr. Rosemary Toumbas, “Coming Home, the 2004 Athens Olympics:  at the Intersection of Western Ideals and Greek National Consciousness”

Dr. James Stergios, “Fascism as the rise of a restless generation in search of nobility”

Dr. Chikako Takeishi, “Definitions of Science in Japanese Social Sciences”

Mr. Oliver Benoit, “Ideas and Social Change In Grenada, 1920-1950: The Impact of Black Nationalism, Christian Socialism, and Fabianism”

12:45 – 1:15 pm Discussion
2:15 – 5:00 Humanities

Mr. Jonathan Eastwood, “Nationalism, Nobility, and Status-Anxiety in Spanish Literature in  the Siglo de Oro”

Dr. James Stergios, “Nationalism and Linguistic Standardization: A tenuous link”

Dr. Nikolas Prevelakis, “Nationalism and Contemporary Greek Orthodox Theology”

Dr. Chandler Rosenberger, “‘A Monster Out of Control’: Post-September 11th America in the Eyes of European Writers.”

Rev. Kendall Mobley, “The Great Democracy of the Kingdom of Heaven”:  The Meaning of the Mundane in the Theology of Helen Barrett Montgomery”

5:00 – 5:30 Discussion