Athens Mayor: World Book Capital 2018 Will ‘Turn Our City Into a Modern Cultural...

Athens Mayor Giorgos Kamminis said on Tuesday his aim is to attract international interest in the city and make it more book-friendly, after the...

Athens Ceremony to Honor Poet Dimoula

Athens Concert Hall will honor the poet Kiki Dimoula in a ceremony on Jan. 29. The event will be held on the occasion of...

‘Modern Greek Classics’ Travel to Alonnisos

Two translators of Irish origin and a Greek publisher presented a series of translations of modern Greek literature on the beautiful Alonnisos island. The Aiora...

Acclaimed Greek Writer Menis Koumandareas Found Murdered at Home

Acclaimed Greek writer Menis Koumandareas was found murdered Saturday morning in his home in the neighborhood of Kypseli in Athens. Robbery was the possible...

Champion-Inspired Children’s Story Available at the Athens Authentic Marathon on Saturday

A children's story inspired by the true story of Marathon champion Maria Polyzou will be coinciding with the Athens Authentic Marathon to take place...

Alexander the Great Virtual Museum to be Completed End of 2015

The virtual museum for Alexander the Great, which through the internet will present the personality and the legacy of the Macedonian king to the...

Academy of Athens Awards Writers, Historians, Musicians, Scientists

The Academy of Athens awarded writers, poets, musicians, historians and painters for their outstanding work for 2014 and lifetime achievements in a ceremony on...

Words vs. Debt: Save Greece By Using Greek Words [Video]

The Greek language, one of the oldest European languages, has an oral tradition of 4,000 years and a written tradition of 3,000 years. Naturally,...

Tsoukalis Tracks Down Stolen Antiquities

In an event at the Theocharakis Foundation, author Giorgos Tsoukalis presented  his latest book, History Smugglers - Return of the 20 Treasures, a look...

Elias Kulukundis and The Amorgos Conspiracy

An international network of militant Trotskyists, the politically passionate heir to a Greek shipping fortune, an adventurous 1969 escape from confinement in Greece under...

Castro’s Son Arrives in Athens

“Terrorism should be addressed with political means,” said Alejandro Castro Espin, son of Cuban president Raul Castro, referring to the massacre that occurred in Paris on January 7. During...

Writer Victoria Hislop Finds Inspiration in Greece’s Peloponnese

On searching for inspiration for her latest book, writer Victoria Hislop explored Peloponnese and praised its beauties in a feature published in the Mail...

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