Dr. Tasoula Vervenioti, Ph.D. from Athens

Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 7, 2004 - 14:00

"Women and Children during the Greek Civil War, 1946-1949" Dr. Vervenioti received her Ph.D. in Modern Greek History from the Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences in Athens, Greece. From 1998-1999, she was a Visiting Research Fellow at Princeton University and from 1999-2000 was a Lecturer at the University of Crete in the Department of History and Anthropology. She is the author of The Woman of the Resistance: Women's Entry into Politics (1994) and, more recently, The Double Book: The Narration of Stamatia Barbatsi (2003), an oral testimony of the civil war with Dr.Vervenioti's analysis, which has been nominated for a state prize in Greece. This event was sponsored by the Center for Modern Greek Studies, and the departments of Women's Studies and Anthropology, SFSU.