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Greek Literature Resources

Vassilis Vassilikos (Βασίλης Βασιλικός) (18.11.1934 Thasos/Kavala) Z, The Monarch, Outside the Walls, The Photographs

Rigas Kappatos (1934 Kefalonia ) (Spanish Page)

Danae Coulmas (1934 Athens) Schliemann und Sophia, ''La belle inconnue" Ein kleiner Rundgang durch die griechische Literatur

Pavlos Matessis (Παύλος Μάτεσις ) (1933 ) Die Tochter der Hündin (German) IMAGE

Freddy (Or Freddie) Germanos (Φρέντυ Γερμανός) (5.9.1934 Athens– 21.5.1999) a journalist and author Elli Lambeti , Ektelesi “Έβγαλε το Βαρβάκειο ως ο χειρότερος μαθητής της τελευταίας πεντηκονταετίας στα θετικά μαθήματα” Info in Greek

Nikos Chadzinikolau (Νίκος Χατζηνικολάου) (1935 Trifylli Giannitson) Poet, Author, Translator (Polish/Greek)

Nikos Dimou (Νίκος Δήμου) (1935 Athens ) more than 50 books, among which his “autobiography” which required 15 years!, The Misery of Being Greek

Antigone Kefala (28.5.1935 Braila/Romania) IMAGE , Read and listen some of her poems

Nikos (Nicolas) Stangos (21.11.1936-16.4.2004), Info

Elias Kulukundis (1937 London) The Feasts of Memory - Stories of a Greek Family

Loty Petrovits – Androutsopoulou (or Andrutsopulou ) (Λότη Πέτροβιτς – Ανδρουτσοπούλου ) (12.8.1937 Athens) around 45 books mainly for children, part of her work also tranlated in Japanese, English and other languages

Petros Markaris (Πέτρος Μάρκαρης) (1937 Instanbul/Turkey). His Inspector Kostas Haritos considered as the “Greek brother” of Maigret, Hellas Channel

Maya–Maria Roussou (or Russu) (Μάγια–Μαρία Ρούσσου) (1937 – 1989) poetess and translator

Theodor Kallifatides (12. 3.1938 Molai/Greece) Since 1964 Sweden, author Crime stories The Sixth Passenger "a grand old man of Swedish letters, has been awarded the title of “Professor” by the Swedish Government for his services to Swedish literature."

Dan Georgakas (1938 Detroit) Greeks at Work in America The Georgakas collection

Alexandros Panagoulis (Greek Αλέξανδρος Παναγούλης) (2.7.1939 – 1.5.1976)

Katerina Anghelaki – Rooke (Κατερίνα Αγγελάκη – Ρουκ) (1939 Athens) The Nightmare's Transposition, It's clear from other poems, Soul Skating

Giorgos Heimonas (Γιώργος Χειμωνάς ) (1939 Kavala – 2000 Paris) (Example in Greek)

Nicholas Gage (Nikos Gatzoyiannis) (23.7.1939 Epirus) Eleni (probably not a novel for Marxists, Stalinists and other Leftists), Greek Fire

George Yatromanolakis (or Jorgi or Yoryis Jatromanolakis) (Γιώργης Γιατρομανωλάκης) (1940 ), winner of both the Kazantzakis and Greek State Prizes, Story of a Vendetta, satirical work on orthodoxy religion Period of Grace, Erotikon

Antonis Sourounis (Aντώνης Σουρούνης)(15.6.1942 Thessaloniki) Choro ton Rodon (Der Rosenball , in German) Γκας, ο γκάνγκστερ

Timoshenko Aslanides (24.12.1943 Sydney) Greek father, 1983 National Parks Writers Award ( Info )

Giannis Kontos (or Yannis Kondos) (Γιάννης Κοντός) (1943) Danger in the Streets

Alexis Panselinos (Αλέξης Πανσέληνος) (1943 Athens) Η Μεγάλη Πομπή (The Great Procession), Ζαΐδα ή Η καμήλα στα χιόνια (Zaide or The camel in the snow)

Andreas Staikos (Ανδρέας Στάικος) (1944 Athens ) Liaisons Culinaires (Info)

Demetris Th. Gotsis

Dino Siotis (1944 Tinos) Author, Poet MONDO GRECO (Info)

Vassilis Alexakis (Βασίλης Αλεξάκης) (1943 Athens) Since 1968 in France, 1995 Prix Médicis. Talgo, The Cat's Head

Athina Papadaki (1945 Athens) poetess, Author, Archangel of Concrete (1974); Ewe – lamb of the Vapours (1980); Earth Once Again (1986); So Pale Almost White (1989); Shop – window Lioness (1992); Sleepless woman of the Skies (1995); In the Balcony´s Realm (1998). Few Examples

Eugenia Fakinou ( Ευγενία Φακίνου) (08.06.1945 Alexandria ) Astradeni, The Seventh Garment (Info) (Info in Greek) Love, Sommer, War

Eugene Trivizas (Ευγένιος Τριβιζάς) (1946 Athens)

Manos Kontoleon (Μάνος Κοντολέων) (1946 Athens)

Kostis Papajorgis (Κωστής Παπαγιώργης ) (1947 Neohori Ypatis) author Περί μέθης and translator (Philosophy)

Maro Douka (Μάρω Δούκα )(?.1.1947 Chania/Crete) Fool's Gold (Η αρχαία σκουριά) (Kazantzakis Award ) Αθώους και φταίχτες , (Info in Greek ) Image

Margarita Karapanou (Μαργαρίτα Καραπάνου) (1946 Athens) The Sleepwalker, Kassandra and the Wolf

Yannis Xanthoulis (Γιάννης Ξανθούλης) (1947 Alexandroupolis ) The Dead Liqueur (Το Πεθαμένο Λικέρ) (The Film)

Rhea Galanaki (Ρέα Γαλανάκη) (20.11.1947 Herakleion/Greece) I Shall Sign as Loui, The Life of Ismail Ferik pasha Info (1996) the first Greek novel to be included in the 1994 UNESCO Collection of Representative Works. 1999 Greek State Prize of Best Novel (for the novel "Eleni, or Nobody"). Nikos Kazantzakis Literary Award Ο αιώνας των λαβυρίνθων Image

Nikos Themelis (Νίκος Θέμελης) (1947 Athens ) IMAGE

Maria Laina (Μαρία Λαϊνά) (1947 Patra) Example (in German)

Dimitris Kalokyris (Δημήτρης Καλοκύρης) (1948 Rethymno/Kreta )

Demosthenes Kourtovik (Δημοσθένης Κούρτοβικ) (1948 Athens ) IMAGES ( 1 2 ) Translator , Author, Longing of the Dragons , The Last Earthquake (Info)

Yannis Yfantis (Γιάννης Υφαντής) (1949 Raina /Aetolia) Examples in Greek, listed in the International Journal of Literature Aesthetics (145 authors from 40 countries, among these Yfantis ) , 1995 Kavafis Prize

Jenny Mastoraki (Τζένη Μαστοράκη)(1949 Athens) poetess and translator, Examples

Olga Broumas (1949 Syros) Greek born American lesbian erotic poetess and translator. She combines "ancient Greek echoes and late twentieth – century idiom" Caritas

Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington (15.7.1950 ) Arianna online

Agapi Stassinopoulos (b. Athens) (sister of Arianna) Conversations with the Goddesses: Revealing the Divine Power Within You

Zyranna Zateli (Ζυράννα Ζατέλη) (1951 Thessaloniki) Under the Strange Name of Ramanthis Erevous (3 stories), And with the Wolf's Light they Return (National Book Award)

Ersi Sotiropoulos (Έρση Σωτηροπούλου) (1953 Patra/Greece ) (Info in Greek)

Ioanna Karystiani (Ιωάννα Καρυστιανή) (1952 Chania) The women of Andros

Jorgos Skarmbadonis (Γιώργος Σκαρμπαδώνης ) (1953 Thessaloniki) Info (German) Images

Antonis Fostieris (1953) (Read and listen to some poems in Greek)

Apostolos Doxiadis (Απόστολος Δοξιάδης) (1953 Brisbane/Australia) , Uncle Petros and Goldbach’s Conjecture A Novel of Mathematical Obsession

Jorgos Skambardonis (1953 Thessaloniki) IMAGE

Maria Psanis (1954 Athens/Greece) poetess since 1966 in USA

Nicholas Samaras (1954 – Cambridgeshire, England ) Greek American poet Info

Sotiris Dimitriou (Σωτήρης Δημητρίου)(1955 Povla Thesprotia) (Ta NEA in Greek) Ν' ακούω καλά τ' όνομά σου (May your name be blessed)

David Sedaris (26.12.1956), Greek – American author (Greek father) “the funniest man alive” , Me talk pretty one day, Naked One of America’s most prickly, and most delicious, young comic talents.” — The Washington Post.

Harrs Vlavianos (Χάρης Βλαβιανός) (1957 Rome/Italy) Poet (Info and examples of his work) , The Angel of History , Interview with Harris Vlavianos

George Pelecanos (1957 Washington) American of Greek origin, crime novels, a line cook, dishwasher, bartender, shoe salesman,...before publishing his first novel in 1992, "the poet laureate of the D.C. crime world."

Soti Triantafillou (Σώτη Τριανταφύλλου) (End of 1957 Athens) Το εργοστάσιο των μολυβιών (To ergostasio ton molyvion) ( Άλμπατρος)(Albatros), Φτωχή Μάργκο (Poor Margo )

Stratis Pashalis (Στρατής Πασχάλης ) (4.3.1958 Athens) (Read and Listen some Poems)

Vangelis Raptopoulos (Βαγγέλης Ραπτόπουλος ) (1959 Athens) EMMONEΣ IΔEEΣ (Obsessions) , Akouei o Simitis Mitropano? (Info , Info2 in Greek)

Aris Fioretos (1960 Sweden) IMAGE (Read and Listen some poems in Swedish!)

Alexis Stamatis ( Αλέξης Σταμάτης ) (1960 Athens) The Blue of the end, Deluded every day

http://alexistamatis.blogspot.com/

Jeffrey Eugenides (Τζέφρι Ευγενίδης)(1960 Detroit) Greek – American (His grandfather emigrated to USA from Greece), The Virgin Suicides (filmed by Sofia Coppola 2000), Air Mail, Middlesex Pulitzer Prize 2003. Info Short Video excerpts (MOV Files) 1 , 2

Konstantinos Bouras (20.3.1962 Kalamata/Greece) Info (Unicorns of the Desert)

Nikos Panayotopoulos (or Panajotopoulos) (1963), Benefit of Doubt (There is also a synonymous Film director born in 1941)

Tess Fragoulis (1964 Herakleion Crete) Greek Canadian author Ariadne's Dream http://www.queendomofodd.com/ (Image) grand – daughter of the Cretan writer Constantine Fragoulis

Christos Tsiolkas (25.10.1965 at 19:15 (7:15 pm) AEST (10he) Melbourne/Victoria) a Australian – Greek author Loaded, Jump Cuts, Info

Amanda Michalopoulou (Αμάντα Μιχαλοπούλου) (October 1966 Athens) Lucky

Perikles Monioudis (1966 Glarus / Switzerland)

Christos Chomenidis (Χρήστος Χωμενίδης )(August 1966 Athens) La jeune sage (Το σοφό παιδί), Συνέντευξη

Kostas Koutsourelis ( 6.4.1967 Athens) (Read and Listen some of his poems in Greek)

Panos Karnezis (1967 Peloponesse). Former Rolls – Royce Engineer, now author, he writes directly in English and translates his work in Greek. The Maze, Little Infamies

Angela Dimitrakaki (Άντζελα Δημητρακάκη) (1968) Ανταρκτική , Το άνοιγμα της μύτης

Fotini Epanomitis (23.7.1969 Perth/Western Australia ) Greek – Australian author, recipient of the Australian/Vogel Award, and regional winner of the Commonwealth Writer's Prize. The Mule's Foal (The life and times of her Greek forebears. )

Dean Bakopoulos (6.7.1975 Dearborn Height) American author, Greek father, Ukrainian mother, Please Don’t Come Back from the Moon ( one of 100 Notable Books of 2005 by The New York Time)

Stephanos Papadopoulos (1976 North Carolina / USA) Lost Days (Info) (Examples of his work)

Dean Kalimniou (Konstantinos Kalymnios) (Κωνσταντίνος Καλυμνιός) (1977 Melbourne Australia)

Lili Bita (???) an actress and poetess, “A modern Sappho” , (She) is an impressive cultural ambassador of Hellenism. . . Kyriakos Kontopoulos

Jane Assimakopoulos

Patty Apostolides (born in Piraeus) Greek American author and poetess Lipsi's Daughter

Kostas Mourselas, (Κώστας Μουρσελάς) (Piraeus) Red dyed hair, The Ear of Alexander

Petros Abatzoglou (Πέτρος Αμπατζόγλου) (???) What Does Mrs. Freeman Want

Litsa Psarafti (Λίτσα Ψαραύτη) (Samos) The Smile of Hekate (1995 State Prize for Children’s Literature and Greek Section of IBBY Prize) , The double Voyage

Aristotelis Nikolaidis (???) poet, novelist and psychiatrist , Vanishing Point

Kathryn and Ross Petras second generation Greek Americans, The 776 Stupidest Things Ever Said , The 776 Nastiest Things Ever Said, The 176 Stupidest Things Ever Done, The 176 Stupidest Things Ever Done Written. I hope that this list is not included in this book : – )

Thea Halo, Asyrrian father, Pontic Greek mother, Not even my name the story of her mother Themia (Sano) and the death march of 3000 Pontic Greeks of Ayios Antonios, ( Sano Themia Halo: 2001 Award for Excellence in honor of Women's History Month, Celebrating Women of Courage and Vision), The Hellenic Genocide from the Brazilian Lord Byron

Adrianne Kalfopoulou , Info

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