Books

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Tone… silence… speak… listen…

Three of Melbourne’s leading Greek Australian poets and one of Melbourne’s leading improvising musicians come together for Tone…silence…speak…listen… a theatric

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Housebuilding and peacock chasing in Greece

Building a house in Greece was such an ordeal,John Humphrys and Chris Humphrys co-wrote a book about the experience.

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Vasilakakos: A path carved out by sadness

John Vasilakakos talks about Patrick White, Costas Tachtsis, his life as a writer and of the reception of Greek writers from Australia in Greece.

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Generational change and the poetry of Greek-Australians

An Australian Greek academic looks to to acknowledge the works of second generation Greek Australian poets.

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The Hidden by Tobias Hill

A review of ‘The Hidden,’ which is set in ancient and modern Sparta, by Professor Paul Cartledge from Cambridge University.

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Summer reading

Reading is something to be encouraged, particularly when we are so obsessed by the immediacy of the digital world. We asked some of our contributors to recommend their favourite books …