Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Dimitris Angelis Dimakis

PhD candidate
Department of Mediterranean and Global Economic and Social History

Dimitris Angelis-Dimakis (1985).  Graduate in History and Master in European History with overall grade excellent (University of Athens, 2009). Currently a Ph.D. candidate (on a four year scholarship) at the Department of Contemporary History of the Autonomous University of Madrid (supervisor Prof. Juan Pan-Montojo). The title of his PhD thesis is “Peasant mobilisation and agricultural associations in Spain and Greece during the first third of the 20th century”. His main research interests include agrarian history and the comparative view of the Mediterranean countries' agrarian structures during the first third of the 20th century. He has published several articles and has participated in international conferences on both the agricultural co-operatives and the agrarian economy in Greece and Spain. He has experience in archival research focusing on issues of land reform, operation of co-operatives within the context of rural economy, impact of the co-operative institution on the refugee settlement regions and comparative overview of the co-operative idea’s evolution in Spain and Greece. He speaks Greek, Spanish, English and French.

Dimitris Angelis-Dimakis

His four most recent publications are:

  1. Angelis-Dimakis, D. Autoritarismo y ruralismo en Grecia durante el periodo de entreguerras, in Autoritarismo em foco: política, cultura, e controle social, Gabriela de Lima Grecco y Odilon Caldeira Neto (eds), Editora Universidade de Pernambuco, Brasil e Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Ediciones, 2019.
  2. Angelis-Dimakis, D. Land tenure structures and social protest in the Greek countryside during the first third of the 20th century, in: Balkanistic Forum, 20 (1), 2020.
  3. Angelis-Dimakis, D. Asociacionismo agrario, movilización campesina y polarización social en España y Grecia durante los primeros años de la década de los treinta in Tribunal Abierta de Estudios Hispanohelenos, 2020, pp. 163-173.
  4. Angelis-Dimakis, D. La vía “ruralista” del régimen del 4 de agosto: Política asociativa y aspectos de la política agraria de la dictadura de Metaxas (1936-1941), Historia Social, (to appear).