The Author

Dr. Evy Papadopoulou is an archaeologist, with a PhD on Prehistoric Archaeology from the University of Ioannina, Greece. From 1996 onwards she has been an active member at excavations in Patras, in Olynthus at Halkidiki, Dodoni, Ithaca and Jordan overseeing the archaeological research and educating students on excavation techniques.

She has worked in the First and Second Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities excavating, documenting finds, organizing exhibitions and conducting tours for distinguished visitors. She has also worked at the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and at the National Archaeological Museum in Athens.

She has published articles in scientific journals while she has also participated in archaeological conferences.

She has co-edited an honorary volume for Professor Emeritus Thanassis Papadopoulos, entitled “ACHAIOS”, published in 2016 from ARCHAEOPRESS Editions in Oxford, UK.

From 2016 onwards, she is collaborating with the Greek Association DIAZOMA, a movement of people who share a love for cultural heritage and have come together to protect and promote ancient monuments, focusing primarily on Ancient Greek Theaters. Dr. Evy Papadopoulou contributes by researching and writing stories which offer a brand-new acquaintance with archaeological sites through smartphones applications, destined to follow the new highways constructed currently all over Greece, while promoting storytelling as a powerful means of promotion of Greece’s rich cultural heritage throughout the world.

Apart from her other cultural activities, she writes Archaeological Tales with ultimate aim the transmission of the archaeological knowledge and the ancient Greek civilization to the public.