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Operation Harling – Gorgopotamos and the Greek Resistance

November 24, 2020 Culture | Society
The day of National Celebration of the Greek Resistance was established by the government in 1982 and observed on 25 November, to commemorate the most important joint operation of Greece’s major resistance groups formed in World War II. The demolition of the…

POEM OF THE MONTH: “Bolivar” by Nikos Engonopoulos

November 24, 2020 Reading Greece
Nikos Engonopoulos (1907–1985) was one of the most prominent representatives of Greek Surrealist poetry and painting. Closely associated with Andreas Embeirikos, the “patriarch” of Surrealism in Greece, and with Nicolas Calas, an influential figure of the…

Arts in Greece | The First Cemetery of Athens, an open-air "museum"

November 22, 2020 Culture | Society
Have you ever thought of visiting a historic cemetery? Most people would associate cemeteries with pain, suffering, and death. However, these spaces have stories to tell about a city’s history and heritage, as they constitute places of collective memory. More…
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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