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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

Greek Literature

Greek literature comprises authors from all geographical areas under Greek influence. Their works are usually written in a Greek dialect, although there are exceptions. The term includes all historical periods when Greek writers lived. 201 more words

Greek

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

Excerpt

Το book haul που δεν ήθελα

Μόλις πήγα Ελλάδα για διακοπές, το οποίο πάντα σημαίνει: ελληνικό book haul!

Είχα φτιάξει μια πολύ ωραία λίστα, αλλά λόγω προγραμματιστικών λαθών, τα βιβλία μου δεν μαζεύτηκαν πριν φύγω. 65 more words

Books

The "unwanted" book haul

I just went to Greece for summer vacation, which it always means: greek book haul!

This time I had a very nice list. But due to scheduling mistakes, my order was not ready until I left. 777 more words

Books

One Minute Book Review - Christ Recrucified by Nikos Kazantzakis

Set in Anatolia in the 1920s under Turkish rule, Christ Recrucified tells the story of Manolios, a shepherd, chosen to play the part of Christ in the village’s Passion Play. 82 more words

Reading

Help with Greek Texts: The New TLG, Part 6 (More Statistics)

In my last post, I covered the basics of the New TLG’s Statistics tool. I focused mainly on the author vs. full-corpus statistics. In this post, I finish up with an overview of the remaining information in the author search and delve into the final search option: the lemma statistics. 1,668 more words