Dr. Marianna Spanaki, Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek, University of Birmingham (UK)

Event Date: 
Sunday, November 5, 2000 - 13:30

"Gender, Place and Identity in 'Ulysses' Gaze,' a film by Theo Angelopoulos and in 'Eleni or Nobody,' a novel by Rhea Galanaki" Born in Crete, Dr. Spanaki holds a doctorate in cultural history and literary studies. She teaches Modern Greek Studies and culture for the University of Birmingham, Britain at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies where she heads the Interdisciplinary Gender Studies Seminar. She is currently working on contemporary women and Greek culture, Greek philology, translation theory and issues of discourse and society.