Helena Maragou is Professor in the Department of English and Modern Languages at the American College of Greece–Deree. Her teaching focuses on subjects in American literature and culture, in 19th- century English literature, Literary Theory, and Drama. Her scholarly work includes articles on literature of US minorities, women’s literature, 19th century American literature, and American Studies pedagogy. She has also written on the historical roots and contemporary manifestations of Greek anti-Americanism and has co-edited a volume of essays entitled Η Δική μας Αμερική: η Αμερικανική Κουλτούρα στην Ελλάδα (εκδ. Μεταίχμιο), which is concerned with the impact of American culture on various dimensions of Greek experience. She has been Director of ACG’s International Honors Program and is currently serving as Dean of the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences.