A. M. studied History and Archeology at the University of Athens, History of Art and Archeology at the University of Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne. Prose writer, Literary critic, Editor, Translator, Publisher. Interested in photography, and multimedia. Is considered an authority on James Joyce in Greece.* His novel Love, Gardens, Ingratitude has been translated into Serbian, his Obsession with Spring into Turkish, his short novel Nostalgic Clone into English** and various texts and articles into English, French, Turkish and Serbian.
A. M. has served for two consecutive terms as Secretary Executive of the Hellenic Authors' Society.
* See: i. Current James Joyce Checklist (in James Joyce Quarterly (Vol. 34, No 3, Spring 1997, p. 327). ii. James Joyce Newestlatter (October 1997, pp. 3, 7). iii. The reception of James Joyce in Europe, edited by Geert Lernout and Wim Van Mierlo, Continuum 2004, Vol. I, Chapter 28, pp. 455, 466, 467 and passim. In pages 467-68 the critical text reads: «The novelist Aris Marangopoulos has contributed greatly to the understanding of Joyce's work».
** The Dedalus Book of Greek Fantasy, ed. and trans. by D. Connolly, 2004.
See also in the Wiki:
In the Greek Wiki under name: Άρης Μαραγκόπουλος
In the English Wiki name: Aris Marangopoulos
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