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Book review: An Ottoman Traveller

William Gourlay has a look at Greece through the eyes of a 17th century Turkish emissary.

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Tsiolkas in the running for Booker

Christos Tsiolkas is in the running for the prestigious Man Booker prize for The Slap

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Homecoming for the poets

John-Paul Hussey meets two contemporary poets who are neither winsome nor nostalgic when talking of home

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Book review: Falconera

Alexis Lada’s compelling story of love and adventure aboard a Greek Raiding Schooner in World War II is a great yarn, but much more, says Mike Sweet.

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Pantheon comic books launched by Chalkis

Michael Chiklis introduced the comic book series, Pantheon, at WonderCon, one of the the United Sates leading comics and pop culture conventions.

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Parlour Games for Modern Families

Myfanwy Jones & Spiri Tsintziras have published a book that will probably be simply known by the delightfully old-fashioned title of Parlour Games.

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Book launch about Cyprus issue

A book containing a detailed analysis of the Cyprus peace process written by Latrobe University lecturer Michalis Michael was launched this week.

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Poems for my Mother

Review of Greek Australian poet Konstantina Dounis’ new book, ‘Poems for my Mother’ – on Olive Grove Publishing RRP $20.00

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What we learn from our fathers

A new collection of poetry by Tom Petsinis draws on his father’s tools of trade for inspiration.

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Logicomix’s Greek tale

A Greek graphic novel about the life and times of Bertrand Russell has bbeen a bestseller in the USA and the UK.