Natasha Remoundou

English and Modern Languages

BA, English & American Literature, Deree – The American College of Greece; MSc, English Literature: Writing & Cultural Politics, University of Edinburgh; PhD Classics & English, National University of Ireland, Galway

Dr. Natasha Remoundou joined Deree in 2020, teaching the International Honours seminar “Antigone’s Dilemma: Citizenship and Resistance in the Contemporary World.” Previously, Dr. Remoundou held the post of Visiting Research Fellow at the Moore Institute, NUI Galway, Ireland, where she worked on archival research exploring contemporary Irish theatre, classical influences, and human rights issues. She also taught Victorian literature, modernism, drama, and literary criticism as an Assistant Professor of English Literature at Qatar University and English literature, classical reception, and philosophy at NUI Galway.

Dr Remoundou’s research interests include the rewriting of classical plays in contemporary European and Middle Eastern literatures, especially in drama. She has published and presented papers on 20th and 21st c. drama and performance, Irish studies, queer poetry, feminism and women’s writing, post-humanism, interculturalism, memory, and human rights. Currently, she is working on her monograph on contemporary Irish literature, classical adaptation, and human rights.