• Dr Margarita Gleba:

    Dr Margarita Gleba: "Unraveling the Fabric of the Past: Mediterranean Textile Cultures in the First Millennium BCE"

    Upper House Seminar 20 Nov 2017 (19:00)

    British School at Athens, Upper House

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  • SCHOOL TEACHER FELLOWSHIP 2017 - 2018

    SCHOOL TEACHER FELLOWSHIP 2017 - 2018

    The British School at Athens invites applications for a School Teacher Fellowship to be held at the School in Athens or Knossos. 

    Deadline: Wednesday 31 January 2018

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  • RESEARCH AWARDS 2018-2019

    RESEARCH AWARDS 2018-2019

    Deadline: Friday 27th April 2018

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  • CENTENARY BURSARY AWARDS 2018-2019

    CENTENARY BURSARY AWARDS 2018-2019

    Applications are invited from university graduates of Greek or Cypriot nationality for awards to cover the expenses of a stay in the United Kingdom (U.K.) of short duration for a specific project of study or research in any field in which the British School is active.

    Deadline: Friday 19 January 2018

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  • VISITING AND EARLY CAREER FELLOWSHIPS

    VISITING AND EARLY CAREER FELLOWSHIPS

    Applications are invited for a Visiting Fellowship & an Early Career Fellowship at the British School at Athens for 2-3 months in the academic year 2018-19 in any branch of the arts or sciences related to Greece. 

    Deadline: Friday 13th April 2018

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  • THE MACMILLAN-RODEWALD & THE RICHARD BRADFORD McCONNELL STUDENTSHIPS

    THE MACMILLAN-RODEWALD & THE RICHARD BRADFORD McCONNELL STUDENTSHIPS

    The British School at Athens offers two annual Studentships for advanced doctoral or postdoctoral research in any area covered by the School’s mission statement. Applications are open to students engaged in advanced postgraduate research at UK universities.

    Deadline: Friday 13th April 2018

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  • Natalie Haynes:

    Natalie Haynes: "The Children of Jocasta"

    London lecture 24 Nov 2017 (18:00)

    British Academy (10, Carlton House Terrace)

    Natalie Haynes will introduce the topic: "The Children of Jocasta"

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  • Newsletter June 2017

    Newsletter June 2017

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Literature, Arts and History in the Work of Niki Marangou

Conference

9.30 - 19.30 Saturday 23 September 2017

at the British School at Athens, Souedias 52, 106 76 Athens

Programme

 

9.30 – 10.00 REGISTRATION - INTRODUCTION

10.00 – 11.30 SESSION 1. ‘SIMPLICITY AND MASTERY OF EXPRESSION’

Maria Nikolopoulou: The polyphony of memory: Claire Mitsotaki’s Niki as a phoenix, Niki as a palm-tree

Flora Manakidou: Peripatetic ‘ecphrasis’ in the poetry of Niki Marangou: the miracle of the everyday

Eleni Papargyriou: Literature and photography: the case of Niki Marangou

11.30 – 12.00 BREAK

12.00 – 13.00 SESSION 2. THE ‘SWEET LAND OF CYPRUS’: FICTION AND REALITY

Nikos Falagkas: Biography as fiction: Evangelos Louizos from the Generation of the Thirties to Is the Panther Alive?

Polina Tambakaki: Niki Marangou and ‘The Maid of Athens’: Cyprus and female writing, trauma and narrative

13.00 – 14.30 BREAK

14.30 – 15.30 SESSION 3. THE POETRY OF NIKI MARANGOU

Nicoletta Hadjipavlou: Reconfiguring the past in the poetry of Niki Marangou

Evripides Garantoudis: People and places in the poetry of Niki Marangou

15.30 – 16.00 BREAK

16.00 – 17.30 SESSION 4. NIKI MARANGOU AND HISTORY

Maria Mandamadiotou: The invasion of 1974 in Niki Marangou’s Eighteen narrations: memory and history

Frangiski Ambatzopoulou: Niki Marangou and Cypriot women’s narratives

Sia Anagnostopoulou: The different temporalities of Cyprus in the work of Niki Marangou

17.45 – 19.30 CLOSING SESSION: ‘REMEMBERING NIKI’

Michalis Ganas

Dionysis Kapsalis

Edmée Leventis

Julia Tsiakiris

Miltiades Hatzopoulos

Anna Boghiguian

Events

  • 23 November 2017
    Dr Eleni Konstantinidi-Syvridi (National Archaeological Museum), "Reviving the art of the Mycenaean goldsmith"
  • 24 November 2017
    Natalie Haynes: "The Children of Jocasta"
  • 27 November 2017
    Dr Anna Lucia D' Agata, "Iron Age Cilicia and the Greek Connection (10th-8th centuries BC): Cultural Hegemonies, Material Entanglements, and Local Identities"
  • 04 December 2017
    Dr Kostis Christakis, "Οι αποθήκες του άνακτα. Storage and sociopolitical changes at Late Bronze Age Knossos"