ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 2021 RUNCIMAN BOOK AWARD

The Anglo-Hellenic League(Registered Charity No. 278892)The Hellenic Centre, 16/18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5ASEmail: info@anglohellenicleague.orgPresident and Chief Patron HRH Prince Michael of Kent GCVOJoint Patrons HE The Greek Ambassador to the Court of St James’sHBM Ambassador to the Hellenic RepublicChair John Kittmer PhD Following conclusion (to be announced shortly) of its sponsorship negotiations, The Anglo-Hellenic … Read more

RUNCIMAN AWARD 2020 and 2021

The Anglo-Hellenic League(Registered Charity No. 278892)The Hellenic Centre, 16/18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5ASEmail: info@anglohellenicleague.orgPresident and Chief Patron HRH Prince Michael of Kent GCVOJoint Patrons HE The Greek Ambassador to the Court of St James’sHBM Ambassador to the Hellenic RepublicChair John Kittmer PhD The Council of the Anglo-Hellenic League has decided to hold the next … Read more

Announcement of the 2019 Runciman Award

  The RUNCIMAN AWARD 2019 Administered by the Anglo-Hellenic League The Anglo-Hellenic League, 16-18 Paddington Street., London W1U 5AS (Registered Charity No 278892) PRESIDENT AND CHIEF PATRON HRH Prince Michael of Kent KCVO JOINT PATRONS HE The Greek Ambassador to the Court of St James’s; HBM Ambassador to Greece CHAIRMAN Mr John Kittmer 8th November … Read more

And the winner is…

Rural Lives and Landscapes in Late ByzantiumSharon Gerstel won the 2016 Runciman Award at a ceremony held at the Hellenic Centre on 14 June, for her book Rural Lives and Landscapes in Late Byzantium, published by Cambridge University Press.

Gerald Cadogan, Chairman of the Anglo-Hellenic League congratulated the winner, Professor Gerstel, and the authors of the four other short-listed books in his address to a large audience of book lovers, philhellenes and members of the League.

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Runciman award – new sponsor

Anglo-Hellenic League press release Runciman award – new sponsor The Anglo-Hellenic League tonight announced in London that the Runciman Award, given annually for the best book written in English in the previous year about some aspect of Greece or Hellenic culture, has a new sponsor. From 2017 for the next five years the award is … Read more