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Giorgos Seferis

I looked at you with all the light and the darkness I possess. — Giorgos Seferis, from “Summer Solstice,” Collected Poems (Princeton University Press, 1969)

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Yiannis Ritsos

Under the lukewarm water of night I held
the hand of sleep and the sense of forgetting
the texture of the blanket and of the wall. 33 more words

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Help with the Perseus Project Part 3: Parsing and other crimes

Today’s Perseus post will explore the dictionary and word study tools (also called the parsing tools) on the Perseus Project. This is the third in the series of posts on the Perseus Project. 1,482 more words

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Ελληνικό Book Haul (Μάρτιος 2016)

Πήγα Ελλάδα πρόσφατα και γύρισα κουβαλώντας 20 κιλά βιβλία κυριολεκτικά στην πλάτη μου. Πήγα με backpack αυτή τη φορά και μετάνιωσα πικρά που έφερα όλα αυτά τα βιβλία πίσω. 132 more words

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Greek Book Haul (March 2016)

I went to Greece recently and came back carrying 20 kilos of books literally on my back. I took a backpack this time and I really regretted bringing all those books back. 1,225 more words

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Giorgos Seferis

Our life is always a separation
and a more difficult presence.

—Giorgos Seferis, from “Letter to Rex Warner,” Collected Poems (Princeton University Press, 1969)

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دریای دیگر- مروری بر شعرمعاصر یونان: جورج سفریس و اودیسیاس الیتیس

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جایگاه او در ادبیات یونان آنچنان بلند است که در افتتاحیه المپیک آتن در سال 2004 یکی از معروف ترین بیت های کتاب                    ” Mythistorema”  او خوانده شد. 25 more words

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