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Dr Electra Georgiades Petrides

Associate Lecturer in English Literature

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+357 24694000


PhD in English and American Studies, University of Manchester, 2014.

MA in Creative Writing, University of Manchester, 2008.

BA in English Language and Literature, 2007.


English Literature (20th Century and Contemporary Theatre, Testimonial Drama, Contemporary Poetry, Creative Writing, Trauma Theory)

Research Interests

British and European post-war theatre, Theatre of the Absurd, trauma theories, testimonial literature, comparative literature, contemporary poetry

Roles and Responsibilities (including past roles and responsibilities)

Modules Taught:

  • Reading Texts: Literary Theory
  • The Use of Language in Literature
  • A World of Difference: Literature & Globalisation
  • Reading and Writing Fairy Tales