Anastasia Angelides

Anastasia Angelides

PhD in English Literature and Comparative Cultural Studies
Teaching Associate
  • Theological School of the Church of Cyprus
    1-7 Isocratous, 1016, Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Τel.: 00357 22 443055
  • Fax: 00357 22 443050
  • Email: a.angelides@theo.ac.cy

Profile:

Dr Anastasia Angelides is visiting lecturer at the Theological School of the Church of Cyprus. She teaches English for Theology undergraduate students. She works as a literature teacher in secondary Education. She has participated in numerous international conferences and coordinated student mobility European Programs. She is currently translating and editing Victorian poetry.

Studies:

PhD in English Literature and Comparative Cultural Studies, University of Cyprus, 2015

MSc in Cultural Studies, Edinburgh University, 2005

Degree in Literature (major: Linguistics), National and Capodistrian University of Athens, 2002

Research Interests:

Poetics & Literary Theory: Religion, Cosmopolitanism and Utilitarianism in the poetry and epistolary exchanges of Elizabeth Barrett Browning and the critical essays of Charles Algernon Swinburne. Appropriations of the sonnet and the Victorian dramatic monologue and the treatment of the notion of love with reference to the work of the psychoanalyst Lou-Andreas Salomè and Luce Irigaray.

Translation: Versions of Greek myths in female epics and English translations of Greek dramatists in the Romantic and the Victorian period. Greek and English translations of Victor Hugo’s poetic works.

Ethics: Intersubjectivity in Levinas, Husserl and the relational psychoanalysts.

History & literature: The influence of Modern and Contemporary European Political History (1815- mid-twentieth century) in the work of Central European authors.