Retelling the Past in Contemporary Greek Literature, Film, and Popular Culture (Hardcover)

Retelling the Past in Contemporary Greek Literature, Film, and Popular Culture By Trine Stauning Willert (Editor), Gerasimus Katsan (Editor), Georgia Aitaki (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Trine Stauning Willert (Editor), Gerasimus Katsan (Editor), Georgia Aitaki (Contribution by)
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Description


Over the past thirty years, the representation of Greek history in literature, film, and popular culture has undergone significant change. This book investigates the ways in which history operates as a tool for contemporary storytellers in various genres to contemplate the meaning of the past and its implications for the future.

About the Author


Gerasimus Katsan is associate professor and coordinator of the Modern Greek Program at Queens College, City University of New York. Trine Stauning Willert is honorary research fellow at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, University of Birmingham.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781498563383
ISBN-10: 1498563384
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: January 22nd, 2019
Pages: 290
Language: English