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The fascinating history of the island of Samos

September 23, 2020 Culture | Society
Samos is a Greek island with a rich and varied history. Located almost 1 km from Asia Minor and the Turkish coast, Samos has a remarkable heritage: from an important commercial and maritime center of Ionia in antiquity, to the claim of its independence from…

Hydra: a haven for international artists

September 22, 2020 Culture | Society
Historically, the small rocky island of Hydra has been closely associated with the Greek War of Independence, in which it played an important role, being a prosperous shipping centre at the time; the sea captains’ mansions that ring the island’s harbour are a…

6th Athens World Poetry Festival: Poetry Against All Odds

September 21, 2020 Reading Greece
In times of pandemic, poetry must find imaginative and creative ways to be heard. Organized by the literary organization Poets’ Circle, the 6th Athens World Poetry Festival (21-24 September), titled Poetry Against All Odds, aims once again to transform the…
2020: Year of Melina Mercouri
“Death does not scare me. Not being loved does.” | Melina Mercouri (1920-1994) The ...
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Arts in Greece | George Zongolopoulos – the art ...
“I don’t care about success and I never did! Not that I don’t enjoy it when ...
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Diaspora Greeks to vote in Greek national ...
Greeks living abroad did not have the right to vote in the Greek national elections from their ...
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Innovative Greece |  Konstantinos Lazarakis, MW & ...
In an interview with Greek News Agenda (GNA)*, Konstantinos Lazarakis - the first Greek Master of ...
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International educational programmes for foreign ...
The number of English speaking programs in Greek Universities is gradually increasing, offering a ...
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Professor Roderick Beaton:
Professor Roderick Beaton grew up in Edinburgh where he first studied Latin and ancient Greek ...
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Reading Greece Presents a New Bilingual Anthology ...
I woke up in a country: Greek poetry at the present time is a recently published bilingual poetry ...
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Sec Gen for Public Diplomacy, Religious and ...
In order to promote a nation’s image to a wider international public, Public Diplomacy uses ...
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The works of the
On 7 November 2019, the Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament, Konstantinos Tasoulas, declared the ...
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