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About Yiannos Katsourides

Dr Yiannos Katsourides holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Cyprus. He is the Director of the Prometheus Research Institute and adjunct lecturer at the Department of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Cyprus. He is currently a visiting fellow at the Hellenic Observatory of the European Institute of the LSE. Previously, he was a visiting fellow in the Institute of Commonwealth Studies of the University of London for 5 years (2010-2015). His research interests include Cyprus and Greek politics, radical left and extreme right political parties, political participation, and hate speech rhetoric in Cyprus. He is the author of three books: The History of the Communist Party in Cyprus (I.B. Tauris, 2014); The Radical Left in Government: the cases of SYRIZA and AKEL (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016); The Greek Cypriot Nationalist Right in the Era of British Colonialism (Springer, 2017). His articles have appeared in West European Politics, South European Society and Politics, Commonwealth and Comparative Politics and in the Journal of European Integration, among others.

Positions

Present Adjunct Faculty Member, University of Cyprus ‐ University of Cyprus
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Research Interests

Cyprus and Greek politics, South European politics, radical left and extreme right political parties, political participation, and hate speech rhetoric in Cyprus

Books (3)

Articles (14)

Working papers (1)

Greek articles (2)