© Lida Tsene
Dr Lida Tsene is currently Head of Communications, Arts and Educational Programs of Comicdom Press and founder of the Athens Comics Library. She also collaborates with Impact Hub Athens as Communication Strategist and Business Development Consultant. She has been working, since 2008, as teaching and research associate at the Advertising and Public Relations Lab of Panteion University and as an adjunct professor at the Department of Informatics and Mass Media of Western Greece Technical Educational Institution, the MA Communication and new Journalism of Cyprus Open University and the MA Cultural Organisations Management of the Hellenic Open University. She has published papers in the field of digital media and communication, entrepreneurship and arts management. Among her research interests are topics related to social and creative entrepreneurship, as well as to media literacy and transmedia storytelling. Along with her academic background, since 2008 she has been designing and implementing educational workshops for children, educators and professionals using the comics’ storytelling methodology. Her workshops have been presented to more than 1000 schools, cultural and other organizations all over Greece and abroad.
Translating graphic novels: A special challenge