Modern Greek Studies Association

Alexander Grammatikos

Ph.D. Candidate
Carleton University
Department of English


2009-2010 M.A. Romantic and Sentimental Literature, The University of York (York, U.K.)

2002-2008 B.A. Honours English, Simon Fraser University (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

2002-2008 Certificate in Hellenic Studies, Simon Fraser University (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

Principal Presentations and Publications

“‘Let Us Look At Them As They Are’: Lord Byron and Modern Greek Language, Literature, and Print Culture.” European Romantic Review 27.2 (2016): 233-57. Print.

“Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage, British Travellers to Greece, and the ‘Idea of Europe.’” Byron: The Poetry of Politics and the Politics of Poetry. Ed. Roderick Beaton and Christine Kenyon Jones. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2016. 226-38. Print. Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King’s College London. 19.

“‘The Nothingness of Fame, At Least to Woman’: Felicia Hemans and the Price of Celebrity.” Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies 10.3 (2014). 1-17. Web.

“Rev. of Romantic Hellenism and Women Writers, by Noah Comet.” Keats-Shelley Journal 63 (2014). 146-48.

“Rev. of Haiti Glass, by Lenelle Moïse.” In\Words Magazine 13.2 (2014). 22-23. 

“8th International Student Byron Conference: Byron’s Years of Fame (Conference Proceedings).” The Byron Journal 41.2 (2013). 179-84.

Carleton University
1812 Dunton Tower
1125 Colonel By Dr
Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6

Areas of Specialization


Romantic Hellenism

British-Greek Cultural Exchange

Early Nineteenth-Century Print Culture

Greek War of Independence

Dissertation/Thesis working title and topic

The Emerging Modern Greek Nation and British Romantic Literature, 1790-1840

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