I want to go HOME!

I am GREEK and I want to go HOME campaign. Greek people have long struggled for the return of Greek marbles stolen by Elgin.

Athens, Greece, April 1941-October 1944. The country is under triple occupation: German, Italian, Bulgarian. Starvation is widespread, because the occupation forces, mainly the Germans, collected and confiscated the sum total of the agricultural production to feed their troops on the various fronts, mostly those on the eastern front

athens, greece, april the country is under triple occupation by germany, italy + bulgaria. starvation is widespread because the occupation forces collected + confiscated agricultural products to feed their troops

greek school

the back cover of the ABC book, schoolyear has finished and the boy runs home…

Stockholm, Sweden. December 1963. George Seferis receives the Nobel Prize of Literature.  The Nobel Prize in Literature 1963 was awarded to Giorgos Seferis "for his eminent lyrical writing, inspired by a deep feeling for the Hellenic world of culture".

December George Seferis receives the Nobel Prize of Literature. The Nobel Prize in Literature 1963 was awarded to Giorgos Seferis "for his eminent lyrical writing, inspired by a deep feeling for the Hellenic world of culture".

Stockholm, 1979. Odysseus Elytis, left, receives the Nobel prize for Literature from the King of Sweden.  "The winner of the 1979 Nobel prize for literature, Odysseus Elytis, is not well known outside his native Greece. There he is popular for his poetry that expresses the ideals, history, mythology, and hopes of his country."

Stockholm, Poet Odysseus Elytis, left, receives the Nobel prize for Literature from the King of Sweden

Thessaloniki, Greece, May 9, 1936. A newspaper photo: Government troops just shot on to the striking tobacco workers; Tassos Toussis lays dead on a wooden door pannel, his mother crying above her son's body. Yannis Ritsos, shocked by this photo wrote during the 2 following days "Epitaphios". Mikis Theodorakis composed music to accompany this poem by Ritsos.

Thessaloniki, Greece, May A newspaper photo: Government troops just…

Tsitsanis

Vassilis Tsitsanis ( 1915 – was a Greek songwriter and bouzouki player…

Amalia Fleming (1912-1986) Greek doctor and political activist.Fleming initiated and funded the establishment of the Greek Foundation for Basic Biological Research "Alexander Fleming" (1965) which was later transformed to the Biomedical Sciences Research Center "Alexander Fleming", a governmental, non-profit institution which is actively involved in research areas covering immunology, molecular biology, genetics and molecular oncology.

Lady Amalia Fleming (born in Constantinople on June Greek doctor and political activist. Fleming initiated and funded the establishment of the Greek Foundation for Basic Biological Research "Alexander Fleming" She married Alexander Fleming in

Irene Pappas

Irene Papas is like the Doric* ideal incarnate: solid, austere lines, drama in attitude, fortitude in distress.

Manolis Andronikos   Professor at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Archaeologist .  He found the tomb of Philip II of Macedon and his Golden Larnax in Vergina , Macedonia, Greece

Manolis Andronikos Professor at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Archaeologist found the tomb of Philip II of Macedon and his Golden Larnax in Vergina , Macedonia, Greece

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