Dimitrios Kassis holds a PhD from the Faculty of English Studies at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. His doctoral thesis was entitled “Representations of the North in Victorian Travel Literature”, and was published in 2015. He also received a Master’s degree, with distinction, in Education Studies from Roehampton University, UK, and a Master’s degree in Translation Studies from the Department of French Language and Literature, at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Dimitrios speaks sixteen foreign languages, and his academic interests are connected with travel literature, translation and language studies. He has published two monographs, and is currently working as a high school teacher in the public sector.