Adelaide Law School
Faculty of the Professions
Kyriaco Nikias is a young scholar and writer interested in the relations of language and power in history, the transformative or nomothetic tradition of myth and literature, and the history of social structures in the ancient Mediterranean.
Kyriaco has published on ancient Greek history and law, the relationship between language and society, modern Greek studies and historiography, and on contemporary legal and social issues. He also writes for non-academic publications on these themes, and others, including poetry, architecture, contemporary art, and politics.
Language Competency English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review French Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review Greek, Ancient (to 1453) Can read and write Greek, Modern (1453-) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Year Citation 2020 Babie, P. T., Leadbeter, P., & Nikias, K. (2020). Property, Unbundled Water Entitlements, and Anticommons Tragedies: A Cautionary Tale From Australia. Michigan Journal of Environmental and Administrative Law., 9. 2019 Nikias, K. (2019). [Case note] Dual Citizens in the Federal Parliament: re Canavan, re Ludlam, re Waters, re Roberts [NO 2], re Joyce, re Nash, re Xenophon (2017) 349 ALR 534. Adelaide Law Review, 39(2), 479-491. 2019 Nikias, K. K. (2019). Review of P Perlman (ed), Ancient Greek Law in the 21st Century (U Texas Press, 2018). Alternative Law Journal. 2019 Nikias, K. K. (2019). Review of C Carey et al, Use and Abuse of Law in the Athenian Courts (Brill, 2018). Classical Review. 2019 Nikias, K. K. (2019). Review of R Clogg, Greek to Me: A Memoir of Academic Life (I B Tauris, 2018). Scandinavian Journal of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies. 2019 Nikias, K. K. (2019). The voice of the people in Homer. Pólemos, 13(2), 349-377.
2019 Nikias, K., & Babie, P. (2019). The Renewal of the Old: Lionel Murphy's Progressive-Relational Conception of Property. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 42(3), 1-35. 2019 Babie, P., & Nikias, K. (2019). The renewal of the old: Lionel Murphy’s progressive-relational conception of property. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 42(3), 791-824.
2019 Nikias, K. K. (2019). The Many Lives of Constantine Cavafy. The Sydney Review of Books. 2019 Nikias, K. K. (2019). The Problem of Foreign Law and Section 44(i). Bond Law Review. — Babie, P. T., Leadbeter, P., & Nikias, K. (n.d.). Federalism Fails Water: A Tale of Two Nations, Two States, and Two Rivers. J. ENVTL. LAW AND LITIGATION, 35.
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