Spyridon G. Ploumidis

Spyridon G. Ploumidis was born in Ioannina (Greece) in 1974. He received his BA from the Department of History, Ionian University (Corfu) in 1996. In 2000 he got an MA degree in Nationalism and Identity from the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (UCL). In May 2004 he completed his PhD course at the University of London. He has taught modern history at the Faculty of Balkan Studies, University of Western Macedonia (Florina), and the Faculty of History and Archaeology, University of Ioannina. In September 2009 he became a Lecturer in Modern Greek History at the Department of History and Archaeology, School of Philosophy, University of Athens. In March 2015, he has been upgraded to the rank of the Assistant Professor. Some of his recent publications are: Εθνοτική συμβίωση στα Βαλκάνια: Έλληνες και Βούλγαροι στη Φιλιππούπολη (1878-1906) [Ethnic Symbiosis in the Balkans: Greeks and Bulgarians in Plovdiv (1878-1906)], Athens: Patakis, 2006; "Έδαφος και μνήμη στα Βαλκάνια. Ο «γεωργικός εθνικισμός» στην Ελλάδα και στη Βουλγαρία (1927-46)" [Land and Memory in the Balkans: ‘Peasantist Nationalism’ in Greece and Bulgaria, 1927-46], Athens: Patakis, 2011; Το καθεστώς Ιωάννη Μεταξά (1936-1941), [The Ioannis Metaxas Regime, 1936-1941], Athens: Hestia, February 2016. Τα μυστήρια της Αιγηΐδος: Το Μικρασιατικό Ζήτημα στην ελληνική πολιτική, 2 1891-1922, [The Mysteries of the Aegeid: The Asia Minor Issue in Greek Politics, 1891-1922], Athens: Hestia, February 2016.