Lydia Roupakia

Assistant Professor - Department of American Literature

Dr Lydia Efthymia Roupakia holds a PhD and an MPhil in English Studies from the University of Oxford, UK. Her PhD and MPhil research was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (UK).

Dr Roupakia's prior teaching experience include adjunct lecturing posts at the International Hellenic University (2010-2016) and at the University of Patras (2010). She has also taught at the University of Oxford (Christ Church College, tutorial program) and at the Oxford-Stanford undergraduate exchange program (Oxford, UK). Dr. Roupakia has also worked as a full-time member of the English Department at Anatolia College (The American College), Thessaloniki (2010-2019).

Dr Roupakia's research interests focus on issues of multiculturalism in the Americas; identity construction and Inter-American studies; cultural theory; contemporary literature and ethics. Her publications include book chapters; essays published in Journal of Postcolonial Writing, Atlantis, Literature Interpretation Theory, University of Toronto Quarterly and in other journals. She is also co-editor of a volume of essays on religion and migration published by Palgrave Macmillan (2017).

TEACHING (AC. YEAR 2019-2020)
Semester Code Course title Group Day From To Room
Winter Lit 590 Literary Theory and Research Methods Wednesday 11:00 14:00 417j
Winter G-LSUD4 AmLit476 Southern Studies Friday 16:00 18:30 417
Spring G-LSUD1 Lit127 Workshop in Critical Writing: Fiction b Friday 11:00 13:30 01 new wing
Spring G-LSUD2 AmLit271 American Literature and Culture: From Modern Times to the Present a Wednesday 11:00 13:30 417
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