People

New Video of Diplomats Reciting Greek Literature

Promoting solidarity in the face of the pandemic, the Foreign Ministry invited diplomats to recite passages by Greek literary greats.

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People

Victoria Hislop: We Will Bathe in the Waters of the Aegean Again

The bestselling author who wrote about the leper colony on the island of Spinalonga, off Crete, talks about Greece's response to the coronavirus crisis.

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Photography

“The People of Despotiko” Photo Book: An Ode to a Painstaking Restoration

The book, featuring photos by Mary Chatzaki displayed in an exhibition last year, provides an intimate look at the restoration of a major Cycladic temple.

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Books

‘The Last Monk of the Strofades,’ Out Now in English

Photographer Robert McCabe and journalist Katerina Lymperopoulou tell the story of a remarkable, isolated monastery in danger of being lost forever.

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Festivals

Books and Cricket Take Center Stage at Corfu Literary Festival

For the second year, writers and cricketers will gather on Corfu for the festival, taking place at some of the island's most beautiful historic venues.

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Heritage

SNFCC: National Library Research Department Set to Open

In its new home in the SNFCC, the National Library is set to become fully operational as the research department opens to the public.

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Books

Book Launch: 111 Places In Athens That You Shouldn’t Miss

Don't miss the first official presentation of this quirky new Athens guidebook and a chance to meet the authors in central Athens on Tuesday, November 13.

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Books

Mystical Patmos Island Cast in New Light in Attractive Photo Book

A new book by photographer Penelope Matsouka and Anne McCabe, the daughter of Robert McCabe, reveals the magic of Patmos as seen from the sky.

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