Christopher Blyth

Research title: The heterogeneity behind the homogeneous 'nation': how 'Greek' was the 'Greek War of Independence 1821-32'? An Examination of the cosmopolitan influences upon the movement for Greek independence between 1814 and 1821.

Research Summary

I am investigating the diverse landscape of early 19th Century ‘Greek’ identity and the subsequent impact these varied views had upon the formation of the ‘neo-Hellenic’ identity before the outbreak of the 1821 war for independence.