CONFERENCES / PAPERS

  • First Come the Morals, Then Comes the Grub: On an Anti-Humanist Aesthetics of Devouring (Annual Conference of the American Comparative Literature Association ACLA, University of Utrecht, July 2017)
  • Im Körper und wider das Recht: Diskursorte der Nostalgikerinnen [In Body and against the Law: Gender Aspects of Nostalgia] (Invited guest lecture at the Department of Modern Greek Studies, University of Berlin (FU Berlin), April 2017)
  • Manteia, Mediality, Migration (University of Bristol, November 2016)
  • Workshop: Denkbilder der Übersetzung [Images of Thought of Translation] (ICLA, Vienna, July 2016, organized by Maria Oikonomou).
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  • Dead Europe: Vampirgeschichte, Gespensterpolitik [Dead Europe: Vampiric History, Spectral Politics] (University of Münster, July 2016)
  • Splitting Images, Two-headed Monsters: Genetic, Geminal, Genital Figures of Multilingualism in Cay Cicellis (Harvard University, March 2016)
  • Kastoriadis übersetzt Castoriadis (in eine nicht existierende Sprache)” [Kastoriadis translates Castoriadis (in a non-existent language] (Center for Literary and Cultural Research, Berlin, November 2014)
  • Odysseus—Lumière—Deleuze: Several Times in Their Impure State (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, May 2014)
  • Tier-Maschine auf delphischem Dreifuß: Athen, Jacques Derrida und seine Fototheorie [Animal-Machine Upon a Delphic Tripod: Athens, Jacques Derrida, and his Theory of Photography] (Charim Gallerie, Vienna, February 2014)
  • Framing the Invisible. On the Presence of the Absense of Migration (Danish Network Migration and Culture / University of Copenhagen, October 2013)
  • Le Mataroa et la critique de la méthode. Trois voyages (Octobre 2013, Institut français d’Athènes)
  • Replacing the Alps: On the Practice of the AbSense in Greek Cinema (University of Reading / University of Glasgow, London, July 2013)
  • Interstitium: Spatial Bodies and the Literature of Migration (Danish Network for Cultural Memory Studies / Migration and Culture, Copenhagen, 2012)
  • Migration and Literature – a Comparative Survey of Theories, Approaches and Readings. The Case of Greece (Workshop Migration and Literature, Austrian Academy of Sciences / University of Vienna, 2012)
  • Towards a Poetics of Migration (Workshop for Visiting Fellows, University of Princeton, 2011)
  • On the Clinical Picture of Nostalgia – and a Remote Literature (University of Michigan / Program in Hellenic Studies, Columbia University, 2011)
  • On Translation in Literature and Culture (Workshop Translation – Theory and Practice, International Writers’ and Translators’ Center, Rhodes, 2011)
  • The Odyssey throughout Modernity (Department of Classical Philology, Univerzita Komenského, Bratislava, 2011)
  • Global Villages: Geopoetik griechischer Literatur zwischen Welt und Dorf [Global Villages: The Geopoetics of Greek Literature] (International Conference Sprachen und Kulturen in (Inter-)Aktion, University of Thessaloniki, 2011)
  • Wie viel Heimat braucht der Mensch?” [How much Homeland Does One Need?] (International Conference Greek Dimensions of South-Eastern European Culture, University of Vienna, 2009)
  • Photos von nichtexistierenden Orten. Bérards und Boissonas Album Odysséen [Photographs of Nonexistent Places: The Album Odysséen of Bérards and Boissonas] (Conference Comparative Arts: Towards a Transmedial Aesthetics, University of Münster, 2008)
  • Der Mythos in der Moderne [Myth and Modernism] (Department of Classical Philology, University of Masaryk, Brno, Czech Republic, 2008)
  • Männliche Musen küsst man nicht. Zum Geschlechterkonzept in der Inspirationstheorie [Never kiss a Male Muse … On Concepts of Gender in the Theory of Inspiration] (Lecture series The Muse as Cultural Instance, University of Vienna, 2008)
  • Kapital und Alterität: Zwei deutsche Kavafis-Ausgaben [Capital and Alterity: Two German Editions of Constantine Cavafy] (Symposium Models of Transfer in Literature: Anthologies, Translations, Cultural Politics in the 20th Century, University of Osnabrück, 2007)
  • Zur Sinnlichkeit des Unverständlichen: Lost in Translation [The Sensuality of the Unintelligible: Lost in Translation] (Interdisciplinary lecture series Film and Translation, University of Munich, 2006)
  • America, America von Elia Kazan und Valtinos’ Die Legende von Andreas Kordopatis: eine vergleichende Lektüre [Elia Kazan’s America, America and Thanasis Valtinos’ The Legend of Andreas Kordopatis: a Comparative Reading] (Lecture series Movement in Film and Literature, University of Tübingen, 2005)
  • Metakropolis. Der Parthenon in der Literatur [Metacropolis: The Parthenon in Literature] (Conference Visual Culture, University of Potsdam, 2005)
  • Ulysses Dismembered (Young Scholars’ Colloquium, Aristotle University Thessaloniki, 2004)
  • Entgegengeboren, dazwischengefallen – Antigone im Deutschen Herbst [Counterborn and Fallen in Between. Antigone’s Position in the Deutscher Herbst] (Lecture series Mythos – Stereotyp – Ikone: Griechische Frauenbilder im Film. University of Munich, 2004)
  • ΕικονοΓραφία. Σχέσεις εικόνας και λέξης στο έργο του Νίκου Χουλιαρά (και άλλες καλλιτεχνικές διαπλοκές) [IconoGraphy: Relations between Image and Word by Nikos Chouliaras] (Conference of the Modern Greek Studies Association of Germany, FU Berlin, 2004)
  • Nazi-Softball. Die imaginierte Heterotopie in George Seatons 36 Hours [Nazi Softball: The Imaginary Heterotopia in George Seaton’s 36 Hours] (Lecture series Ästhetische und politische Aspekte des Spionagefilms, University of Tübingen, 2003)
  • Lichtwelt – Schattenwelt. Fritz Langs Der müde Tod und die lebenden Bilder (Lecture series Journeys to the Underworld, University of Munich, 2003)
  • Rand-Erscheinungen: Spekulation über eine griechische (Post-)Postmoderne [Marginal Issues: Speculations on a Greek (Post-)Postmodernism] (Conference Postmodern De/Constructions, University of Erlangen, 2002)
  • Petrarkismus auf Zypern. Der Import der Ρίμες Αγάπης als poetologisches Projekt Petrarchism in Cyprus: The Rimes Agapēs as a New Poetics] (Symposium Culture and Art of Cyprus, University of Munich, 2002)