Nicholas Kontos

Lecturer - Department of Translation & Intercultural Studies

BA Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley; MA Comparative Literature, San Francisco State University; Ph.D. Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Aristotle University, is Lecturer in Translation and Culture Studies at the School of English, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece. Born in the United States he initially studied in California before moving to Greece. He has been a member of the School of English since 1986. His Ph.D. thesis titled Thematization and Information Dynamics in Translation (1990) was a dissertation on the syntactic and stylistic problems of translating Greek literary texts into English. He teaches courses in Rhetoric, Semiotics, Popular and Visual Culture. His publications have reflected his teaching areas and special interests.
TEACHING (AC. YEAR 2016-2017)
Semester Code Course title Group Day From To Room
Winter G-LSUD3 IntroTIS 180 Introduction to Cultural Studies Tuesday 18:30 21:00 107
Winter G-LSUD4 ThApTIS 424 Semiotics and Rhetoric Wednesday 18:30 21:00 107
Winter G-LSUD2 ThApTIS Lord of the Rings Adaptations Monday 18:30 21:00 417
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Greek version English version  
Monday15:0016:00 exam period - 23/1
Tuesday10:0011:00 24/1
Wednesday10:4512:00 25/1
Thursday15:0016:00 2/2
Friday17:3018:30 3/2
Wednesday17:3018:30 8/2
Thursday15:0016:00 9/2