Modern Greek Studies Association


Katerina Zacharia

Professor
Dept. of Classics & Archaeology

Loyola Marymount University

Degrees

Ph. D. in Classics 1997 University College London

M. A. Classics, University College London

B. A. Kapodistrian University of Athens

Principal Publications

Hellenisms: Culture, Identity, and Ethnicity from Antiquity to Modernity
Editor and contributor. Ashgate Variorum (Aldershot 2008).

Converging Truths: Euripides' Ion and the Athenian Quest for Self-Definition
Single-authored monograph, Brill Academic Publishers (Leiden 2003).

Relevant Fellowships

Spring 2011: Foreign Research Fellowship, Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation, Athens, Greece. Project: "Postcards from Greece: The uses of antiquity in Tourist Brochures and popular Culture from 1929."

Fall 2010: Research Fellowship, Initiative of Heritage Conservancy, Athens, Greece. Project: "Postcards from Greece: The uses of antiquity in Tourist Brochures and popular Culture from 1929."

Loyola Marymount University
University Hall
One LMU Drive, Suite 3700
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659

 

t. (310) 338-5783
f. (310) 338-1947

Faculty web page

Selected Works

Department web page

Areas of Specialization

Classical Greek literature, especially tragedy, comedy, and epic, and its reception, esp. film
Social and political history of archaic and classical Greece
Greek ethnicity
The reception of antiquity.

Courses Taught in Modern Greek Studies

Greek Cinema

Ancient World on Film

Greece: Past to Present

Information last updated March 19, 2013
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