Christos Varvantakis is an anthropologist, having received his PhD by Freie Universität of Berlin. His dissertation is concerned with the relation of emotion and community dynamics and was based in an ethnography in South Peloponnese (Greece) focused on the local death rituals. Before that he was trained as a visual anthropologist at Goldsmiths in London and shot several ethnographic films. He has published on memory and historical narratives, on death rituals and performance as well as on the history of ethnographic film.
Christos Varvantakis is the dissemination Coordinator of the DigitMEd project.