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CFP: Greek Culture and Interaction in the Levant 4th cent. BC – 7th cent. CE

Organiser: ARAM Society for Syro-Mesopotamian Studies
Location: Oxford University, UK
Dates: 10 – 11 July 2017

ARAM Society for Syro-Mesopotamian Studies is organizing its Forty Fourth International Conference on the Greek Culture and Interaction in the Levant 4th cent. 113 more words

Call For Papers

The Greek culture made Awesome

I have always been a fan of the Greek culture and I was first introduced to this book series and instantly fell in love with it. 395 more words

Percy Jackson

Beaches, a new bathroom and at long last, some bananas!

I was told officially this morning by my neighbour Nikos, that summer is over and it is now autumn. Today, I was supposed to be on the island of Spinalonga today with his wife Maria but I woke up to thunder and rain so the trip was postponed. 1,016 more words

Crete

Nikos Kazantzakis

Love’s feet are always pleased to step on ashes.  ― Nikos Kazantzakis, The Last Temptation of Christ. Published by Simon & Schuster (USA) & Bruno Cassirer (UK) 1960.

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C.P. Cavafy

Body, remember not only how much you were loved,
not only the beds you lay on,
but also those desires that glowed openly
in eyes that looked at you, 76 more words

Poetry

Giorgos Seferis

But to say what you want to say, you must create another language and nourish it for years and years with what you have loved, with what you have lost, with what you will never find again. 15 more words

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An update on the Crisis - rape and pillage.

We are often asked by visitors and friends from abroad about what is happening here in Greece as regards the economic situation and related economic and social conditions and rather embarrassingly, the truth is that we don’t know! 1,524 more words

Crete