Relevant Publications by Members
of the Faculty of Philosophy

K. Kitsi-Mytakou

Assistant Professor, Department of English Literature and Culture, School of English Language and Literature



  • Bodies, Theories, Cultures in the Post-Millennial Era: Selected Proceedings. Thessaloniki: University Studio Press. (Co-ed. with Zoe Detsi-Diamanti and Effie Yiannopoulou)


  • The Future of Flesh: A Cultural Survey of the Body. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. (Co- ed. with Zoe Detsi-Diamanti and Effie Yiannopoulou)
  • ' "The Kingfisher Comes; the Kingfisher Comes Not": The Maternal Impasse in Woolf’s Orlando and A Room of One’s Own', Studies in the Maternal, 1(2),
  • [in Greek] ‘ΧΩΡΑ ΣΩΜΑΤΩΝ—Bodyland της Αργυρώς Μαντόγλου’. Θέματα Λογοτεχνίας 41: 213-19.


  • The Flesh Made Text Made Flesh: Cultural and Theoretical Returns to the Body. New York: Peter Lang. (Co-ed. with Zoe Detsi-Diamanti and Effie Yiannopoulou)


  • ‘Whoring, Incest, Duplicity, or The “Self-Polluting” Erotics of Daniel Defoe’s Moll Flanders’. In Genealogies of Identity Interdisciplinary Readings on Sex and Sexuality. Ed. Margaret Sönser Breen and Fiona Peters. Series: At the Interface/Probing the Boundaries 26. Amsterdam/ New York: Rodopi, 79-94.
  • ‘Aquatic Spaces and Women’s Places: A Comparative Reading of George Eliot’s The Mill on the Floss and Alexandros Papadiamantis’ I fonissa’. Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies 29: 187-202.


  • ‘The Gaze of the Abject: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein Re-visioning the New Science’. The Periphery Viewing the World: Selected Papers from the Fourth International Conference of HASE. Ed: Christina Dokou, Efterpi Mitsi and Bessie Mitsikopoulou. Athens: Parousia, 237-243.


  • Wrestling Bodies, Gramma: Theory of Literature and Culture, 11. (Co-ed. with Zoe Detsi-Diamanti and Effie Yiannopoulou)
  • [in Greek] ‘Με τα μάτια της Διοτίμας: Βλέφαρα με τατουάζ της Αργυρώς Μαντόγλου’. Δυτικές Ινδίες, 8 ½: 104-110.
  • [in Greek] ‘Κειμενικά ζευγαρώματα: Mε τον Τhomas Hardy και τη Virginia Woolf στο μυθιστόρημα της Αργυρώς Μαντόγλου Virginia Woolf Café ’. Πόρφυρας: 255-260.


  • ‘ “Let the Poppy Seed Itself and the Carnation Mate with the Cabbage”: With Hardy and Woolf at Argiro Mantoglou’s Virginia Woolf Café ’. Δια-κείμενα 4: 211-30.
  • ‘“None of Woman Born”: Colonizing the Womb, From Frankenstein’s Mother to Naomi Mitchison’s Solution Three’. In Biotechnological and Medical Themes in Science Fiction. Ed. Domna Pastourmatzi. Thessaloniki: University Studio Press. 208-21.


  • ‘ “With my Tongue in your Tale/Tail”: The Taming of the Shrew as a Revenge on Female Aphonia’. In Anatomies of Silence. Ed. Ann Cacoulos and Maria Sifianou. Athens, 54-61.


  • Feminist Readings of the Body in Virginia Woolf's Novels. Thessaloniki.


  • ‘Living in a Human Oxymoron: Rachel Vinrace’s Anorexic Body in Virginia Woolf’s The Voyage Out’. In Logomachia: Forms of Opposition in English  Language/Literature. Inaugural Conference Proceedings. Ed. E. Douka-Kabitoglou. Thessaloniki, 159-170.


  • ‘Clarissa Dalloway’s Body: Transformations of Christian Concepts of Femininity and Maternity in Virginia Woolf’s Mrs Dalloway’. Gramma: Theory of Literature and Culture, 1: 86-104.


  • ‘ “Which Is the Greater Ecstasy?”: Desiring the Body’s Text and Writing the Body’s Desire in Virginia Woolf’s Orlando’. Yearbook of English Studies, 3: 215-52.