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2. The Arcadia of Mikis Theodorakis

“The Arcadia of Mikis Theodorakis” post is a translation of the article: Οι Αρκαδίες του Μίκη Θεοδωράκη, written by Apostolis Giannakidis, Αποστόλης Γιαννακίδης, in the online magazine Orfeas. The fore word of this magazine is written by Tassos P. Karantas,  Τάσος Π. Καραντής, … Continue reading

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Grigoris Lambrakis, symbol of democracy

* Grigoris Lambrakis (April 3, 1912 – May 27, 1963) was a Greek politician, physician, track and field athlete, and member of the faculty of the School of Medicine at the University of Athens.  Today, May 22, 2013 it has … Continue reading

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Mikis Theodorakis and Ζεί, Phaedra, Sutjeska, Serpico, Zorba…..

* Introduction Costa-Gavras (short for Constantinos Gavras or Κωνσταντίνος Γαβράς; born 12 February 1933), is a Greek-born naturalized French filmmaker, who lives and works in France, best known for films with overt political themes, most famously the fast-paced thriller, Z … Continue reading

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