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Tag: Greek literature

Odysseas Elytis

A new house for the legacy of Nobel Prize-winning poet Odysseas Elytis

The works of Greek poet, painter, and 1979 Nobel Prize winner Odysseas Elytis have been analysed by art experts and curators all around the world, while his poems have been studied in Greek schools for decades. The Greek Ministry of Culture is creating a museum house in Plaka, Athens designed to look like Elytis’s real-life home to hold his paintings, poems, notebooks and personal belongings.

Stella Sorotou The Olive

Introducing Author Stella Sorotou

With a primary message message to the reader being to never give up hope; keep on fighting for what is right, the beautiful book ‘Elia’ by Greek Australian author Stella Sorotou is sure to bring a tear to your eye.

Foreign diplomats in Greece

Foreign diplomats ‘go Greek’ in isolation

Foreign diplomats in Greece are the latest group to join in the isolation ‘activity bandwagon’ with a string of celebrities and public figures already sharing their wares on the internet. More than…

Titos Patrikios and Kostas Georgousopoulos

Writers Patrikios and Georgousopoulos receive Order of Honour medals

The President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopios Pavlopoulos bestowed Commander of the Order of Honour medals to Greek poet and translator, Titos Patrikios and theatre critic and translator Kostas Georgousopoulos, for their contribution to…

Eirini Tsachouridi's kids books send a special message 1

Eirini Tsachouridi’s kids books send a special message

By Agatha Rodi  Eirini Tsachouridi is a children’s author of published books including “Stories from a Magical Kingdom”  and “Τhe magic of Christmas (and not only) is…in your hands,” published by Oselotos…

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Young Greek author publishes her fifth romance novel

Tatiana Tzinioli is the author of five contemporary romance novels. Born with the writer’s ‘bug’ she lives in Athens and feels very happy when she sees her books in various Book Festivals.…

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First Greek Library launches in London

The first Greek lending library of London has launched with great success and aims to meet the need of book-lovers in Britain who have a passion for modern Greek literature and poetry.…