Bartzoka Alexandra

Assistant Professor

Office: X.xx (Office hours: Thursday, 18.00-20.00, Friday, 12.00-13.00)

Undergraduate courses

Graduate courses


  • Bachelor in History and Archaeology, University of Athens, 2008
  • MA in Ancient Greek and Roman History, University of Athens, 2010
  • PhD in Ancient Greek History, University of Paris-Nanterre, 2014. Title of dissertation: Le tribunal de l’Héliée. Justice et Politique dans l’Athènes du VIe au IVe siècles avant J.-C. (The court of Heliaia. Justice and Politics in Athens from the sixth to the fourth century B.C.)

Research interests

  • Greek history, Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic World
  • Political and constitutional history of the archaic and classical Athens
  • Ancient Greek law
  • Politics and justice in the Greek poleis
  • Τhe phenomenon of “change” in the Greek poleis of the archaic and classical period

Selected publications


  • Le tribunal de l’Héliée. Justice et Politique dans l’Athènes du VIe au IVe siècles avant J.-C., Bruxelles: P.I.E. Peter Lang, 2018.


  • Τὸ συνέδριον τῶν θεσμοθετῶν. Παρατηρήσεις επί των αρμοδιοτήτων των θεσμοθετών της Αθήνας του 4ου αιώνα π.Χ., in Μ. Γιούνη (ed.), Δίκαιο και Ιστορία 4, Αθήνα-Θεσσαλονίκη: Σάκκουλας, 2019, 35-51.
  • Being a Heliast During the 6th century B.C.? Remarks on the Existence of the People’s Court in Archaic Athens, in C. Graml – A. Doronzio – V. Capozzoli (eds), Rethinking Athens before the Persian Wars. Proceedings of the International Workshop at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Munich, 23rd-24th February 2017), München: Utzverlag, 2019, 225-238.
  • The poleis at the centre: Attribution of divine honors to living monarchs? The case of Amyntas III and Philip II, in Ch. Dunn – E. Koulakiotis (eds), Political Religions in the Graeco-Roman World. Discourses, Practices and Images, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2019, 64-86.
  • Les dispositifs judiciaires des Cyclades à l’époque classique et la question de leur indépendance, Ktema 43, 2018, 133-153.


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