Research webinar series on Modern Greek Studies organised by the British School at Athens and the Greek Politics Specialist Group


Organisers: Eirini Karamouzi (University of Sheffield) and Lamprini Rori (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

Host: John Bennet (Director of the British School at Athens)

All seminars are online. The roundtable will take place in person in the British School at Athens.

Monday, 6 December 2021, 17:00-18:00 (UK time)

Speaker: Katerina Lagos (Sacramento State University) & Othon Anastasakis (SEESOX, Oxford University)

Title: The Greek Military Dictatorship: Revisiting a Troubled Past

Discussant: Konstantina Botsiou (University of Peloponnese) & Eirini Karamouzi (Sheffield University)

Monday, 14 February 2022, 17:00-18:00 (UK time)

Speaker: Stella Ladi (Panteion University/Queen Mary)

Title: Experts in Crisis Management and Public Trust: A Comparative Analysis 

Discussant: George Pagoulatos (Athens University of Economics and Business/ELIAMEP)


Monday, 04 April 2022, 17:00-18:00 (UK time)

Speaker: Dimitris Tziovas (University of Birmingham)

Title: Reframing Metapolitefsi: Transitions and Identity

Discussant: Irene Martin (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid)


Monday, 30 May 2022, 17:00-18:00 (UK time)

Speaker: Georgios Karyotis (University of Glasgow)

Title: Culture Wars? Affective Polarisation and Emerging Political Cleavages in Crises-Ridden Greece

Discussant: Manos Matsaganis (Polytechnic University of Milan)


Tuesday, 14 June 2022, 17:00-19:30 (in person- details to follow)

Roundtable: The Anatomy of the Greek middle class/ Η ανατομία της σημερινής μεσαίας τάξης στην Ελλάδα

Speakers: Panagis Panagiotopoulos (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens), Valia Aranitou (University of Crete), Aristos Doxiadis (Big Pi)

Discussant: Lamprini Rori (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)