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While taking a look back at all the ancient and recent triumphs of Greek people can be a daunting task, the recently published The Extraordinary Greek People: Their Remarkable Achievements and Philosophy for Living from Ancient Times to Today by Andrew E.

The news of the passing of award-winning Greek-American poet Dean Kostos saddened not only family and friends, but many community members who fondly recalled attending his poetry readings with the Greek-American Writers’ Association at the Cornelia Street Cafe in New York’s Greenwich Village.

The news of the passing of award-winning Greek-American poet Dean Kostos saddened not only family and friends, but many community members who fondly recalled attending his poetry readings with the Greek-American Writers’ Association at the Cornelia Street Cafe in New York’s Greenwich Village.

NEW YORK — In the minds and official records of the publishing community, Sarah Thankham Mathews is a first-time author.

NEW YORK — In the minds and official records of the publishing community, Sarah Thankham Mathews is a first-time author.

As the holiday season is approaching, books are a great gift option for all ages.

As the holiday season is approaching, books are a great gift option for all ages.

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6 Popular Black Authors Co-Write Teen Romance “Whiteout”

NEW YORK — Dhonielle Clayton is not just a bestselling author of young adult fiction.

NEW YORK — Dhonielle Clayton is not just a bestselling author of young adult fiction.

Author Polly Samson Speaks to TNH about ‘Α Theatre for Dreamers’

ATHENS - It is difficult for a Hellene to fend off attraction to a novel written by an author of international renown talking about Greece – indeed, a book singing the praises of one its mainland locales or islands.

ATHENS - It is difficult for a Hellene to fend off attraction to a novel written by an author of international renown talking about Greece – indeed, a book singing the praises of one its mainland locales or islands.

Michelle Obama Shares Personal Stories of Coping in New Book

WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama said she struggled with a "crushing sense of hopelessness" after the 2020 presidential election that was brought on by the death and isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic, a summer of political and racial unrest and the insurrection at the U.

WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama said she struggled with a "crushing sense of hopelessness" after the 2020 presidential election that was brought on by the death and isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic, a summer of political and racial unrest and the insurrection at the U.

Exploring Byzantine Heroic Poetry – Digenes Akrites

As the month of November continues, it is a perfect time to replenish the to-be-read list with a few volumes that offer insights into perhaps lesser-known aspects of Hellenic literature such as Byzantine heroic poetry and specifically, Digenes Akrites.

As the month of November continues, it is a perfect time to replenish the to-be-read list with a few volumes that offer insights into perhaps lesser-known aspects of Hellenic literature such as Byzantine heroic poetry and specifically, Digenes Akrites.

Boston University Celebrated Greek Women Writers

BOSTON – The Department of Classical Studies at Boston University dedicated this year’s Greek national ‘OXI’ day to Greek women writers, their contribution to Modern Greek culture, and the importance of their translation.

BOSTON – The Department of Classical Studies at Boston University dedicated this year’s Greek national ‘OXI’ day to Greek women writers, their contribution to Modern Greek culture, and the importance of their translation.

An Evening of Greek Poetry with Kyriakos Efthimiou on November 7

NEW YORK – The Pancyprian Association of America, under the auspices of the Consulate General of Cyprus in New York and the Federation of Cypriot American Organizations (FCAO), and in collaboration with The Citizen Tales Consortium of Diaspora Studies and the Greek Authors Guild of America present ‘A Greek Poetry Evening’, with English translations, featuring award-winning poet, writer, and actor Kyriakos Efthimiou on Monday, November 7, 7 PM, at the Hellenic Cultural Center, 27-09 Crescent Street in Astoria.

NEW YORK – The Pancyprian Association of America, under the auspices of the Consulate General of Cyprus in New York and the Federation of Cypriot American Organizations (FCAO), and in collaboration with The Citizen Tales Consortium of Diaspora Studies and the Greek Authors Guild of America present ‘A Greek Poetry Evening’, with English translations, featuring award-winning poet, writer, and actor Kyriakos Efthimiou on Monday, November 7, 7 PM, at the Hellenic Cultural Center, 27-09 Crescent Street in Astoria.

Further Reading for the Centennial of the Catastrophe

In this centennial year of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, there have been many events online and in-person offering insights into the tragic events that shaped the course of history.

In this centennial year of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, there have been many events online and in-person offering insights into the tragic events that shaped the course of history.

Gerald Stern, Prize-Winning and Lyrical Poet, Dies at 97

NEW YORK — Gerald Stern, one of the country's most loved and respected poets who wrote with spirited melancholy and earthly humor about his childhood, Judaism, mortality and the wonders of the contemplative life, has died.

NEW YORK — Gerald Stern, one of the country's most loved and respected poets who wrote with spirited melancholy and earthly humor about his childhood, Judaism, mortality and the wonders of the contemplative life, has died.

Honoring ‘OXI’ Day with Books to Add to Your Reading List

‘OXI’ Day is one of the iconic moments, not just in Greek history, but in world history because it did, in fact, change the course of World War II.

‘OXI’ Day is one of the iconic moments, not just in Greek history, but in world history because it did, in fact, change the course of World War II.

Prince Harry’s Memoir, Titled ‘Spare,’ to Come Out Jan. 10

NEW YORK — Prince Harry's memoir, an object of obsessive anticipation worldwide since first announced last year, is coming out Jan.

NEW YORK — Prince Harry's memoir, an object of obsessive anticipation worldwide since first announced last year, is coming out Jan.

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