Nikos Kazantzakis: a retrospect, 60 years from his death

Monday, 9 October 2017; 7:00-9:00pm

The Anglo-Hellenic League presents a lecture by Professor Roderick Beaton on ‘Nikos Kazantzakis: a retrospect, 60 years from his death’. All welcome. Entrance free; but please register with [email protected] Donations welcome. Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS

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The Small World, the Great – A Tribute to Odysseas Elytis

Sunday, 15 October 2017; 3:00-5:00pm

Ark4Art presents: ‘The Small World, the Great!’ A Tribute to the Poet Odysseus Elytis. With music by George Couroupos Presented under the auspices of the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos. TICKETS TO BE RELEASED: 1st of September (for members of the British Library) – 8th of September for general audience (limited availability) The poetry of Odysseus Elytis (1911–1996) is lyrical, bold and expressive, capturing the ‘small and […]

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And I sing. I bear the chants, word and poetry, wisdom and clay.

Friday, 29 September 2017; 7:15-9:00pm

Passing through the narration of the entire miracle of Creation, the poet Dimitris Kakalidis leads us – with the second part of his poetic trilogy “Fallen Paradise Holly Matter” – to the next stop of the journey, where the human being is called to see all forms through different eyes; where people, animals, plants, all kinds of objects without exception, Matter in total, becomes an object of admiration, and through […]

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