Dimitrakaki, Angela


Βorn in October 1968, Angela Dimitrakaki is a fiction writer whose work addresses the transformation of subjectivity in contemporary global landscapes. She has published the novels 'Antarktiki' (1997, revised edition 2006), 'Antisea' (2002), 'The Manifesto of Defeat' (2006), 'Inside A Girl like You' (2009) and 'AEROPLAST' (2015) as well as the collection of short stories 'Nosebleed' (1999). Her literary work has been shortlisted for several prizes in Greece. Her novella 'Four Testimonies' about the Exhumation of the River Errinyos has appeared in contemporary Greek fiction anthologies in France and Germany. Educated in Greece and Britain, she is Senior Lecturer in Contemporary Art History and Theory at the University of Edinburgh. She lives in Edinburgh and Athens.