Alexander the Great – The King of Macedonia, the Campaigns, the Archaeology

A Special Session on “Alexander the Great – The King of Macedonia, the Campaigns, the Archaeology”
as part of the 22nd Annual International Conference on History & Archaeology: From Ancient to Modern
3-6 June 2024, Athens, Greece

ATINER is organizing a Special Session on “Alexander the Great – The King of Macedonia, the Campaigns, the Archaeology” as part of the 22nd Annual International Conference on History & Archaeology: From Ancient to Modern, 3-6 June 2024, Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of History

We invite submissions that cover a wide range of topics related to Alexander the Great, including but not limited to:

  1. Military Strategies and Tactics of Alexander
  2. Cultural and Societal Impact of Alexander’s Conquests
  3. Historical Accounts and Perspectives on Alexander
  4. Archaeological Discoveries and Alexander’s Empire
  5. Legacy of Alexander in Different Regions and Periods
  6. Political Leadership and Governance of Alexander

Submissions are welcome from academics and researchers with an interest in ancient history, military history, archaeology, and related fields. We encourage interdisciplinary approaches that provide fresh insights into the multifaceted aspects of Alexander’s life and influence.

Based on a minimum number of participants, a trip will be organized from Athens to the Archaeological Site of Aigai (Vergina):

You may participate as a presenter of one paper and/or an attendee. Selected papers will be considered for publication in the Athens Journal of History after a double blind peer review process. The ejournal is open access and no fee is required.

Please submit an abstract (by email only) to:, using the abstract submission form by 23 April 2024 to: Dr. David Philip Wick, Director, Arts, Humanities and Education Division, ATINER & Retired Professor of History, Gordon College, USA or to Dr. Nicholas Pappas, Vice President of Academic Conferences and Meetings, ATINER & Professor of History, Sam Houston University, USA. Abstracts should include the following details: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Affiliation, Current Position, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.

Fee structure information is available on

Special arrangements will be made with a local hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized which give a great opportunity to further discuss the issues presented at the conference. From ATINER’s long experience these events bring together scholars from different countries and disciplines which may result to research collaborations and joint publications. These events include a pragmatic symposium (as organized in Ancient Athens but fine-tuned to synchronous ethics), a special one-day educational island tour, a Mycenae and island of Poros visit, an Athens educational walking tour, a day trip to Delphi, and an ancient Corinth and Cape Sounion visit. Details of the social program are available here.

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