Dr. Emmanouil Aretoulakis is Associate Lecturer at the Faculty of English Language and Literature of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, where he teaches English Fiction, Poetry, contemporary Theory and Aesthetics. He is author of Forbidden Aesthetics, Ethical Justice, and Terror in Modern Western Culture (Lexington, USA, 2016), Terrorism and Literariness (Hellenic Academic Libraries, 2015), Artificial Natures, Unnatural Desires and the Unconscious Other (Saarbrucken, Scholar’s Press, 2015), editor of a special volume of the journal of Contemporary Aesthetics on aesthetics and terrorism (2019), and co-editor of Ruins in the Literary and Cultural Imagination (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019). He has also published various articles in peer-and blind-reviewed academic journals such as Katherine Mansfield Studies, Philosophy and Literature, and European Journal of English Studies. He is currently at work on an introduction to Criticism and Literary Theory in the 20th and 21st centuries and on the imaginary of pandemics in Anglophone literature.

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