Victoria Hislop: ‘The Island’ Author Hurts Cyprus

Frustration is spread in Cyprus for the highly anticipated new book on the occupied city of Famagusta, as British writer Victoria Hislop "whitewashes" the...

‘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...

Hotel Opens First Beach Library in Greece

The Thalatta Seaside Hotel in Agia Anna, Euboea, Greece found a clever way to nudge its guests to read books during their holidays. The hotel...

New Book on Greek Jews Holocaust

A new narrative on the persecution and the rescue of the Jews in the Third Reich has been released by Kapon Editions. The new...

Nikos Kazantzakis: Legacy of “Zorba the Greek” Author Lives On

Nikos Kazantzakis was Greece’s most prolific writer and he remains one of the most famous Greek citizens to have ever lived. A writer of...

Athens Takes Over as World Book Capital for 2018

(Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos addresses the event: Photo Marios Lolos/Xinhua) Athens was honored on World Book Day on Monday taking over as World Book Capital...

Greek Books that Influenced the Course of Civilization

They say a book is a man’s best friend, but why is that? Once you take a book in your hand and start to...

You Speak Greek, You Just Don’t Know It

With thousands of Greek words being the base for English, people who speak English don't realize they are also speaking a form of Greek....

Economist: Ancient Greeks Knew How to Raise GDP

Ancient Greeks had an understanding of the concept of capitalism and knew about economic growth, profit and gross domestic product maximization, according to an...

Married or…Merry: 40+1 Reasons Not to Get Married!!

By Kate Papas - Marriage is a very important step in a Greek person's life, but recently many Greek couples have start to feel...

In Their Own Words: Greek Austerity Revolutionizing Poetry

Not since the outspoken writers during the junta in the late 1960's -- 1970’s has there been a literary display of self-expression in Greece...

Benaki Museum Hosts Soloúp Exhibit

Soloúp - pseudonym of cartoonist Antonis Nikolopoulos -- has a unique way of looking at things. For him it is important to comprehend what...

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