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By kind permission of Ekdotike Athenon we present "Hellenic Macedonia", a comprehensive multimedia presentation of Macedonia. It includes a complete political and economic history of the region, every form of culture and civilization, virtual visits to monuments, towns, and other attractions, and a variety of special topics. The current web version has been accomplished and sponsored by the team of Macedonian-Heritage.

We would like to thank all people that have contributed to this presentation.

Scientific team sector heads:

Michalis Sakellariou, former President of the Academy of Athens, Professor of Ancient Greek History at the Universities of Thessaloniki and Lyon

Byzantine period:
Eleni Glykatzi-Ahrweiler, Professor of Byzantine History at the Sorbonne, President of the University of Europe

Modern Macedonia:
Evangelos Kofos, Ambassador, Historian, the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs Expert on Balkan Affairs

1. Geographical setting Miltiades B. Hatzopoulos, Histrorian - Epigraphist Director of KERA (Research Centre for Greek and Roman Antiquity - National Hellenic Research Foundation)

2. Myths, legends and tradition Miltiades B. Hatzopoulos

3. History

    a) Antiquity Miltiades B. Hatzopoulos
    b) Late Roman - Early Christian times Anna Tsitouridou, Assistant Professor of Byzantine Archaeology at the University of Thessaloniki
    c) Byzantine times Alkmene Stavridou - Zafraka, Professor of Byzantine History at the University of Thessaloniki
    d) Modern times Evangelos Kofos
4. Art
    a) Antiquity Chryssoula Tsaatsoglou-Paliadeli, Assistant Professor of Classical Archaeology at the University of Thessaloniki
    b) Byzantine times Nikos Nikonanos, Professor of Byzantine Archaeology and Art at the University of Thessaloniki
    c) Modern times Catherine Korres-Zographou, Assistant Professor of Ethnography at the University of Athens
5. Language
    Anna Panayotou, Assistant Professor at the University of Cyprus - Dpt of Greek Studies, Philosophy and History
6. Coins
    Aikaterini Liampi, Research Fellow - KERA
7. Religion
    Vlassios Phidas, Professor of Church History and Byzantine History at the University of Athens


Editor in Chief
Miltiades B. Hatzopoulos

Multimedia editor and co-ordinator
Despina Syrri, DEA in Philosophy, MPhil in International Relations, Diploma in Education and New Technologies

Team of writers

  • Miltiades B. Hatzopoulos
  • Irini Marathaki, Archaeologist
  • Anna Karapanou, Archaeologist
  • Anastasia Tourta, Archaeologist, 9th Ephorate of Byzantine Antiquities - Thessaloniki
  • Christina Angelidou, Historian, Research Fellow - KBE (Centre of Byzantine Studies - National Research Institute)
  • Thanassis Papazotos, Archaeologist, Byzantine Museum of Athens
  • Anthi Theodorou, Archaeologist
  • Eleni Papazoglou, Ph.D. Classics, Lecturer at the University of Thessaloniki - Dpt. of Drama
  • Basil C. Gounaris, D.Phil. History - University of Oxford, Head of the Research Centre - Museum of the Macedonian Struggle
  • Efthymia Georgiadou-Kountoura, Assistant Professor of History of Art at the University of Thessaloniki
  • Evanthis Hatzivassiliou, Ph.D. International History - University of London


  • "Agrotikon" Studio, N. Papazoglou
  • "Linear" Studio, K. Lazarou


  • Stelios Barzoukas
  • Liana Vakali
  • Christos Arnomallis


  • ET1 (Vergina)
  • Fotos Lambrinos, director (Manakia brothers archive material)


  • Toumba Excavations Lab., University of Thessaloniki


  • Tonia Kotsoni, graphic artist


  • Yiannis Megas archives, Athens
  • Nikos Roudometof archives, Kavala
  • Megalooikonomou Photographic Agency, Athens
  • "Giati" magazine archives, Serres
  • Archaeological Museum, Thessaloniki
  • Dimotiki Pinakothiki, Thessaloniki
  • Society of Macedonian Studies Gallery
  • Club of the Friends of the Trains


  • Pantelis Magoulas, Athens
  • Ikona Studio, Thessaloniki


  • John Leatham, Modern Greek at the University of London, History at the University of Cambridge
  • Diana Farr-Louis, B.A. in English - Harvard University
  • R.B.E. Sloman, B.A. in English and French - University of London
  • Annette Vosswinkel, Teaching Staff of the Dpt of Foreign Languages, Translation and Interpreting - Ionian University

    Copy Editor

  • Amalia Arvaniti, Ph.D. in Linguistics - University of Cambridge, Research Associate - University of Edinburgh

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