Research

One of the aims of the Research Centre for the Humanities is to promote the public discussion and further dissemination of research results. Within such a context, the Centre uploads on its website the extended summaries as well as the final reports of all the research projects it funds.

2019

Research
Michael Konaris
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“Hellas through American eyes. Representations of Ancient Greece in 19th-century American Scholarship”
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Stelios Lekakis
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“Archaeology on the front line; Cultural politics and archaeological projects in the land of Ionia (1919-1922)”
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Thanasis Betas
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“Filter-cigarettes… Business strategies, technological changes and organizational innovations in the Greek cigarette industry between 1945-1973”
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Şükrü Ilicak
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“An Examination of Muslim Albanian Politics during the Greek Revolution (1821-1826)”
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Dimitris Balampanidis, Dimitris Pettas, Eva Papatzani
Research Title
Socio-spatial effects of the Airbnb short term rentals in the city of Athens
Cultures and Cultural Production
Marios Chatziprokopiou, Fotini Tsibiridou
Research Title
“Performing Ashura in Piraeus: Towards a Shiite poetics of ‘cultural intimacy’ with Greek embodied practices of religiosity”

2018

Cultures and Cultural Production
Despina Catapoti, Ioulia Skounaki, Georgia Gkoumopoulou
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“The ‘open’ archaeological site as an alternative management model in urban environment: Akadimia Platonos and Philopappos Hill”
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Constantina Kalfa
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“Towards an alternative historiography of (modern Greek) architecture, 1945-67”
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Konstantinos Gkotsinas
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“A last drink? Alcohol and Anti-alcoholism in Greece (1870-1940)”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Constantin Irodotou
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“Adamantios Korais – Towards an intellectual biography: His medical work”
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Danae Karydaki
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“Island of the Pariahs: the History of the Leros Psychiatric Hospital (1957-1995)”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Eleni Kaklamanou
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“The Necessity of the ‘Useful Lies’ in Plato’s Republic”
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Alexandros Lamprou
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“Refugees from Greece and the Dodecanese to Turkey during WWII (1941-1944)”

2017

Cultures and Cultural Production
Nikos Kouremenos
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“Renaissance of Coptic Literature and the entourage of Patriarch Damian (578-605): Τhe Formation of the Coptic Identity”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Ioannis Papachristou
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“Memory in the Late Platonic Tradition”
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Nikos Christofis
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“Enosis in the political discourses of the Greek and Cypriot Left in the 1950s and 1960s: The multifaceted trajectories of a movement”
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Sofia Nikolaidou
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“Urban social initiatives for ‘food justice’: new forms of solidarity networks and social interaction in Greece.”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Anna Papaeti
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“Music in the Prison Camps of the (Post) Civil-War Era in Greece (1947–1957)”
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Nikos Tzafleris
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“The role of JOINT in postwar Greece”
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Eirini Goudarouli, Vassilis Routsis, Manolis Patiniotis
Research Title
“Mapping the Enlightenment: Intellectual Networks and the Making of Knowledge in the European Periphery”
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Gianluca Cantoro, Stefania Michalopoulou, Christina Tsigonaki
Research Title
“HIGH-ABOVE-THE-MOUNTAINS. Fossil Built Landscapes on Mountainous Uplands from the Sky”

2016

Research
Nikolas Dimakis
Research Title
“The Archaeology of Child Death: children burials in Classical and Hellenistic Attica”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Leandros Kyriakopoulos
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“Performing Euphoric Cosmopolitanism: Public Space and Nomadism in Electronic Dance Music Culture”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Petros Petridis
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“Digital Labor, Theorycraft and Databases in Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games”
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Nikos Potamianos
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“The carnival of Athens, 1800-1940. Popular culture, bourgeois culture, hegemony”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Hypatia Vourloumis
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“Performancescapes: Fugitive Athens and the Arts of the Possible”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Antonis Vradis, George Mattes
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“Police Science in digital environments”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Zissis Kotionis, Ioanna Barkouta, Antonis Antoniou
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“Housing Policies and Habitation Practices within the State of Emergency in the City of Volos (1922-2015)”
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Anna Maria Droumpouki
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“Repairing the Past: Holocaust Restitution in Greece”
Cultures and Cultural Production
Menelaos-Dimitrios Kountouras
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“Music and poetry of the trobadours at the latin kingdom of Thessaloniki of 1204”