Hantzaroula Pothiti

Associate Professor

Academic field: Historical Anthropology, 19th-20 centuries

Official Government Gazette, Issue: 11/14.01.2021

Pothiti Hantzaroula studied at the University of Athens. She did an MA in Social History at the University of Warwick and completed her PhD thesis in History at the European University Institute of Florence in 2002. As post-doctoral researcher she participated in the project ‘Pythagoras’ Research Action: Gendered Aspects of Migration in Southeast Europe: Integration, Labour and Transnational Communication (GAME), EPEAEK II (Department of History, Archaeology and Social Anthropology, University of Thessaly). Her fields of research include oral history, the history and historiography of gender and sexuality, the memory and history of the Second World War, and the history of emotions. She has supervised dissertations on the above topics. Her book Σμιλεύοντας την υποταγή: Οι έμμισθες οικιακές εργάτριες στην Ελλάδα το πρώτο μισό του εικοστού αιώνα, Παπαζήσης, 2012 [Sculpting subordination: Domestic workers in Greece at the first half of the twentieth century] is an oral history of paid domestic work in Greece. She has translated in Greek Benedict Anderson’s Imagined Communities (Nefeli 2006). She is one of the founding members of the Association of Oral History in Greece. She is one of the founding editors and member of the editorial board of the journal Historein: A Review of the Past and Other Stories.

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Undergraduate Courses

H-272 Gender and work in contemporary European history
special background, specialised general knowledge
W/S-044 Memory, History and Representation in the Second World War: The Destruction of the Jews of Europe
specialised general knowledge
H-208 Oral History
special background, specialized general knowledge

Graduate Courses

CHC-5 Ruptures in macro- and microhistory: War, Persecution, and Genocide in the European Past
MA in Crisis and Historical Change
SHA-8 Historical Anthropology: Historiographical Approaches and the Poetics of Historical Knowledge
MA in Social and Historical Anthropology

Courses taught

H-272 Gender and work in modern and contemporary European history (elective course)

Undergraduate

H-272 Gender and work in contemporary European history
special background, specialised general knowledge
W/S-044 Memory, History and Representation in the Second World War: The Destruction of the Jews of Europe
specialised general knowledge
H-208 Oral History
special background, specialized general knowledge

Postgraduate Courses

CHC-5 Ruptures in macro- and microhistory: War, Persecution, and Genocide in the European Past
Plakotos Giorgos & Hantzaroula Pothiti
SHA-8 Historical Anthropology: Historiographical Approaches and the Poetics of Historical Knowledge
Hantzaroula Pothiti