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Nov, 2023

Contrasting major choreographic principles

The art of making dances vs The intimate act of choreography
Nov, 2023

On Dance and Colonialism

Martha Graham based some of her dances on the Greek myths. Identify the themesthat she abstracted from the myths and discuss her treatment of them in the light of 20th century psychoanalytic thought.
Nov, 2023

An attempt at a structuralist interpretation of the myth of Shiva (or Dasi Attam and the Cosmic Order)

Shiva in the form of Nataraja, Bharata Natyam and an attempt at a structuralit approach of the myth of the god who dances.
Oct, 2013

Jewish communties in Greece: Romaniotes & Sephardim

Text written on the occasion of a project led by Dr Martina Topic. It mostly focuses on the performative (i.e. dance) hence no reference to poets, scientists and writers.
Sep, 2013

On Isadora Duncan

Text initially written on the occasion of a Conference on Dance at the Goethe Institut-Athens, Greece. It was later re-edited and published at the Cairόn magazine of the Alkala de Henares University, Spain.
Dec, 1990

A psychoanalytic approach to the works of Martha Graham (1990)

Martha Graham based some of her dances on the Greek myths. Identify the themesthat she abstracted from the myths and discuss her treatment of them in the light of 20th century psychoanalytic thought
Jul, 2006

Revivalism and irresolute dancing bodies

An editorial of 1996 slightly modified
Jan, 2006

On ballroom dancing (fieldtrip)

A journalistic research on ballroom dancing. Το Βήμα, 2006.
Nov, 2005

The (cultural) identity of immigrants in Greece

A journalistic research on various communities in Athens, Greece. Το Βήμα, 2005.
Jul, 1997

Nelly’s: from Mona Paiva to Nikolska – photoshoot on the Acropolis

An updated version of a text published in Avgi newspaper, in 1997.
Dec, 2002

Thomas Lehmen

Jun, 2002

Manos!

Dec, 2001

Boudoir 1810

Jan, 2001

Bewitched women

Text for the program note of the Athens Festival, Summer 2001, on the occasion of the performance of Swan Lake
Dec, 1999

Text on film: Sex, the Annabel Chong story

Issues to consider on a documentary on the life of an adult movie actress. The text was written in 1999.
Aug, 1999

La Bayadère

Jul, 1999

Demetra-Hades-Kore

On the performance given by “Asomates Dynameis” at the Open Theatre during the Month of Dance
Oct, 1998

Anaphase

Apr, 1997

Nelly’s: the ironic harmony of the Aryan bodies

Second part of the review on Nelly's exhibition of photoshoots of dancers. First part on the Akropolis, now in Germany, in 1923.