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Eleni Kefala, “Strangers No More: Constantinople, Tenochtitlan, and the Trauma of the Conquest”
Eleni Kefala is Senior Lecturer at the University of St Andrews. Her work explores modernity across different periods and cultures from a comparative and interdisciplinary perspective. She is the author of Peripheral (Post) Modernity: The Syncretist Aesthetics of Borges, Piglia, Kalokyris, and Kyriakidis (2007), The Conquered: Byzantium and America on the Cusp of Modernity (2020), and Buenos Aires Across the Arts: Five and One Theses on Modernity (2022), and editor of Negotiating Difference in the Hispanic World: From Conquest to Globalisation (2011).
Event Co-Sponsored by the SNF Centre for Hellenic Studies, Simon Fraser University.
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