"AXION ESTI " 1974 !!!!!                                                      Manos Katrakis,  Mikis Theodorakis,  Yiannis Ritsos &  Odysseas Elytis .......

"AXION ESTI " 1974 !!!!! Manos Katrakis, Mikis Theodorakis, Yiannis Ritsos & Odysseas Elytis .......

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

M. Karagatsis (1908 - 14 September 1960) was the pen name of the important modern Greek novelist, journalist, critic and playwright Dimitris Rodopoulos (Δημήτριος Ροδόπουλος).  Karagatsis was born in Athens, grew up in Larissa and Thessaloniki, and studied law in France. He died in Athens. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ot75T0bt3dA,

Karagatsis - 14 September was the pen name of the important…

Constantine P. Cavafy was a Greek poet, journalist and civil servant./Πορτρέτο του Κ. Καβάφη στο σπίτι του.

Constantine P. Cavafy was a Greek poet, journalist and civil servant.

Άννα Συνοδινού ( 1927-2016)

Άννα Συνοδινού ( 1927-2016)

Katina Paxinou ( 1900-1973 )  She played Pilar in  For Whom the Bell Tolls winning an Oscar Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress. After 1949,she returned to Hollywood.In 1950,she resumed her stage career. In Greece, she formed the Royal Theatre of Athens with Alexis Minotis, her  director since 1940.She made several appearances on the Broadway stage and TV as well. She played Hedda Gabler in NYC& the lead role in Federico Garcia Lorca's The House of Bernarda Alba.

Katina Paxinou AKA Ekaterini Konstantopoulou Born: Birthplace: Athens, Greece Died: Location of death: Athens, Greece Cause of death: Cancer

Manos Hadjidakis -  was a Greek composer and theorist of Greek music

Manos Hadjidakis - was a Greek composer and theorist of Greek music

Adamantios Korais - Modern Greek Enlightenment - Wikipedia, the free…

Adamantios Korais - was a Greek humanist scholar credited with laying the foundations of Modern Greek literature and a major figure in the Greek Enlightenment

George Viziinos (1849-1896) was one of the finest Greek pose writers and poets and one of the most important representatives of Greek literature. One of his most significant collections is "Lyrika."

George Viziinos was one of the finest Greek pose writers and poets and one of the most important representatives of Greek literature. One of his most significant collections is "Lyrika.

Dionysios Solomos - Wikiwand

Dionysios Solomos national poet of Greece,wrote the Hymn to Liberty,of which the first two stanzas became the national anthem of Greece in

Famous Greek poet Georgios Seferis with Princess Sibylla of Sweden when he won the Nobel Prize.

Famous Greek poet Georgios Seferis with Princess Sibylla of Sweden when he won the Nobel Prize.

Homo Universalis: ΝΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΣ ΒΡΕΤΤΑΚΟΣ Ἡ Ἑλληνικὴ γλῶσσα  Ὅταν κάποτε φύγω ἀπὸ τοῦτο τὸ φῶς  θὰ ἑλιχθῶ πρὸς τὰ πάνω ὅπως ἕνα ρυακάκι ποὺ μουρμουρίζει. Κι ἂν τυχὸν κάπου ἀνάμεσα στοὺς γαλάζιους διαδρόμους συναντήσω ἀγγέλους, θὰ τοὺς μιλήσω ἑλληνικά, ἐπειδὴ δὲν ξέρουνε γλῶσσες. Μιλᾶνε μεταξύ τους μὲ μουσική.

Homo Universalis: ΝΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΣ ΒΡΕΤΤΑΚΟΣ Ἡ Ἑλληνικὴ γλῶσσα Ὅταν κάποτε φύγω ἀπὸ τοῦτο τὸ φῶς θὰ ἑλιχθῶ πρὸς τὰ πάνω ὅπως ἕνα ρυακάκι ποὺ μουρμουρίζει. Κι ἂν τυχὸν κάπου ἀνάμεσα στοὺς γαλάζιους διαδρόμους συναντήσω ἀγγέλους, θὰ τοὺς μιλήσω ἑλληνικά, ἐπειδὴ δὲν ξέρουνε γλῶσσες. Μιλᾶνε μεταξύ τους μὲ μουσική.

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