Modern Greek Seminars at King's College London: October-November 2015

Modern Greek Studies seminars take place every other Monday between 17.30-19.00 in the Council Room, except where indicated.

Semester 1

Monday 5 October, 17.30-19.00
The human rights record of the Greek "Colonels" (1967-74), the anti-torture campaign, and the rise of global standards
Council Room (K2.29), King's Building, Strand Campus
A seminar with Konstantina Maragkou (LSE), with Schilizzi presentations.

Monday 19 October, 17.30-19.00
Fabrication of the self and Modern Greek identity in Karkavitsas’ The Beggar
SW1.09, Somerset House East Wing, Strand Campus
A seminar with Edith Hall (King’s College London). Part of the Arts and Humanities Festival.

Monday 9 November, 17.30-19.00
"Have I never told you that Corfu is Prospero’s island?": Marvels of the Levant and the Venetian colonial imagination
Council Room (K2.29), King's Building, Strand Campus
A seminar with Anastasia Stouraiti (Goldsmiths, University of London).

Monday 23 November, 17.30-19.00
The Caryatids’ lament: the "Elgin Marbles" in modern Greek literature
Council Room (K2.29), King's Building, Strand Campus
A seminar with Georgia Gotsi (University of Patras).

For information on other events at the Centre for Hellenic Studies, see http://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/ahri/centres/CHS/Events/events.aspx