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Chara Kokkiou, Department of Philosophy at Tulane University

Chara Kokkiou

PhD Student
Newcomb 107


BA, Greek Philology, University of Athens (Greece), 2006
MA, Greek and Latin, University College London, 2008
PhD, Classical Philology, University of Crete (Greece), 2015


Academic interests:

  • Aesthetics
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Ancient Philosophy
  • Metaphysics


  • Melos in Plato (PhD thesis, 2015)
  • “Choral self-referentiality in the Prometheus Bound. Song, dance, and the emotions”, Logeion: A Journal of Ancient Theatre, 04/2015
  • “The Multiple Aspects of Dithyramb”. Review of Kowalzig, B. and Wilson, P., eds., Dithyramb in Context. Pp. xviii + 488, ills. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, Logeion: A Journal of Ancient Theatre, 05/2015
  • “Plato’s Similes: A Compendium of 500 Similes in 35 Dialogues”. Review of John E. Ziolkowski. 2014. CJ Online, 08/2017
  • Love, Song, and Philosophy in Plato. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, Forthcoming.