My name is Georgios [Yorgos] Giannakopoulos and I am a historian of Modern Britain and Europe. I grew up in Greece and I studied political science and history in Athens (BA, MA Panteion University, Athens). I hold a PhD in History from Queen Mary, University of London. I am currently a Junior Research Fellow at Durham University

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The ‘Blog’ page features a selection of my recent cultural and political commentary in English and Greek.

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