News

REVICTO Research: Two publications forthcoming in 2021! 150 150 REVICTO

REVICTO Research: Two publications forthcoming in 2021!

E. Mitsi. “’Buried among the ruins’: Gissing and the Sorcery of Athens”, Victorians: A Journal of Culture and Literature, no. 139, forthcoming Summer 2021. A. Despotopoulou and E. Mitsi. “Real and Imagined Greek Women in Victorian Perceptions of ‘1821’”, Journal of Greek Media & Culture, special issue “‘1821’: Mediations, Receptions, Archives”, forthcoming in 2021. Read…

REVICTO in “Through the Pen of Others: Nineteenth-Century Views of Revolutionary Greece” (Dec. 2021) 1234 815 REVICTO

REVICTO in “Through the Pen of Others: Nineteenth-Century Views of Revolutionary Greece” (Dec. 2021)

We are very pleased to announce that four REVICTO team members will be presenting papers at the International Conference “Through the Pen of Others: Nineteenth-Century Views of Revolutionary Greece” organised by the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens on 8-11 December 2021.  Professors Anna Despotopoulou and Efterpi Mitsi will be presenting on ‘The…

Asking the Right Questions: Researching Victorian Greece in Digital Humanities – REVICTO Webinar 1656 2560 REVICTO

Asking the Right Questions: Researching Victorian Greece in Digital Humanities – REVICTO Webinar

21 Nov. 2020 11.00-13.00 Organized by REVICTO: “Representations of Modern Greece in Victorian Popular Culture,” supported by the Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation (H.F.R.I.) under the “First Call for H.F.R.I. Research Projects to support Faculty members and Researchers and the procurement of high-cost research equipment grant. Programme Konstantina Georganta ‘Fustanella on a Moth: Visual…

REVICTO in NAVSA 2020! [postponed for Nov. 2021] 910 506 REVICTO

REVICTO in NAVSA 2020! [postponed for Nov. 2021]

We are very pleased to announce that REVICTO will be travelling to Vancouver for the annual North American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA) conference in November 2020! (change of date for November 2021 due to covid-19) Below are the submitted and accepted abstracts of two of our team members, Professors Efterpi Mitsi and Anna Despotopoulou. The…

REVICTO! 2377 2204 REVICTO

REVICTO!

An exciting new project has officially started! “Representations of Modern Greece in Victorian Popular Culture” will investigate the ways in which British Victorian popular literature and culture represented and interpreted nineteenth-century Greece in magazines, journals, and other publications, with an aim to contribute to the scholarship on the cultural affiliations between Britain and Greece in…