Left History is excited to announce a recent leadership transition. Dr. Boyd Cothran has completed his tenure as Editor-in-Chief. We wish him luck and thank him for his guidance and dedication.

Left History would like to welcome our new Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Athanasios (Sakis) Gekas. Dr. Gekas is an Associate Professor of History in the Department of History at York University specializing in Modern Greek and Mediterranean History. Sakis is also the coordinator of the Hellenic Studies Program, Department of Humanities at York University.  He obtained his MA (Social History) and Ph.D (History) from the University of Essex and his BA (History) from Ionian University, Corfu.  His research interests include the history of British colonialism in the Mediterranean, the economic and social history of the Ionian Islands and the Greek State and the history of Greek migration and diaspora in Canada. Sakis recently published his book: “Xenocracy. State, Class and Colonialism in the Ionian Islands, 1815-1864”, Berghahn (2017).

The Editors.