Persa Apostoli
Persa Apostoli is an Associate Lecturer of European Literature at the Hellenic Open University (Department of European Studies) (2003-). She is a graduate of Modern Greek Studies at the Universities of Athens (B.A., Ph. D) and King's College, University of London (M.A.). Her thesis focused on the European Picaresque Novel and its Traces in 19th Century Greek Fiction. She has taught Modern Greek and Comparative Literature for the Universities of Peloponnese and Patras and participated in the Research Programme of the Centre for Hellenic Language entitled Literary Journals (1974-) (http://www.greek-language.gr/greekLang/literature/bibliographies/journals/index.html ). She is a member of the Greek General and Comparative Literature Association. Principal research interests: 19th and 20th century Greek prose-writing, comparative literature and women's writing.