Η Athens, Greece star in oblation of Athens 9.84 for this year World Book Day. Athens, as a literary and poetic narrative. Athens as a meeting place and landmark. Athens as a landscape of emotions, a place of hope, joy, sorrow, memory and purification. The city that literature not only describes but shapes.
On Friday, April 23, Athens 9.84 selects and hosts in its program eighteen texts about Athens! Eighteen readings of poems and texts influenced by the Athenian urban landscape, history and life of the people in the city.
From the 6 in the morning until midnightImmediately after the station's news bulletins, writers, poets, directors, visual artists, actors, publishers, academics and journalists illuminate the city through selected poems and texts.
06:00 ': The journalist and writer Giannis Goranitis, reads an excerpt from his book «24 », Patakis Publications 2017.
07:05 ': The author Theodoros Grigoriadis reads an excerpt from "Sunday Tour in Athens" of George John (1978), George Ioannou, Adolescents and not, Kedros 1985.
08:05 ': The author and translator George Ikaros Babasakis, reads his poem Nikos Karouzos, "Monastiraki. Nine Poems in Athens - The Poems ", vol. 1, Icarus 1993
09:05 ': The journalist and writer Nikos Vatopoulos reads an excerpt from his book "At the bottom of the century ", Metaichmio 2020.
10:05 ': The writer Alexis Panselinos, reads an excerpt from his novel "Light Greek songs », Border 2018.
11:05 ': The director and writer Thodoris Gonis, reads an excerpt from his book (along with Eleni Stroulia), «National Garden Apprenticeship Walk » , Agra 2019.
12:05 ': The publisher Nontas Papageorgiou, reads an excerpt from her book Alkis Zei, « With plywood pencil number two ", Metaichmio 2013.
14:00 ': The journalist and writer Maria Houkli reads his poem George Seferis, "Syggrou Avenue b '," Exercise Book b' " , Icarus 2004.
15:05 ': The director Municipality Avdeliodis reads an excerpt from his short story Alexandrou Papadiamantis, "The Fallen Derby" (1896) - Everything III, vol.3, critical edition, edited by N.D. Triantaphyllopoulos, Domos 1984
16:05 ': The author Sofia Braimakou, reads an excerpt from her novel "Permanent residents", Nefeli 2021.
17:05 ': The author Hilda Papadimitriou reads an excerpt from her novel, "Frequency of death » , Metaichmio 2016.
18:15 ': The writer Vangelis Raptopoulos, reads an excerpt from his novel Meni Koumandarea, «Glass Manufacturing », Patakis Publications 2016
19:15 ': The professor of the University of Thessaly and author Tasoula Tsilimeni reads Myrtiotissa, «I almost remembered it» Poems, A presentation by G. Balourdos, Gavriilidis 2002.
20:05: The author and translator Dimitris Sotakis reads his poem Georgiou Souri (1852-1919), "Guide of Athens, useful to the public", "ROME CALENDAR AND WITH CELEBRATION", 1886.
21:05 ': The poet and translator Krystalli Glyniadaki reads the poem "Me my friends", of Katerina Gogou, «Three clicks left ", Kastaniotis 1978.
22:05 ': The actor Konstantinos Tzoumas, read an excerpt from his novel Giannis Maris, «Crime in Kolonaki », Atlantis 2012.
23:05 ': The writer Petros Markaris, reads an excerpt from his book "Athens of one route ", Gavriilidis 2013.
00:05 ': The artist, actor and singer Angelos Papadimitriou reads an excerpt from his poem Giannis Varveris "Galloping by taxi", poems 1975-1996, vol. 1 Athens, Ikaros 1993.
On diligence of the tribute has the Eleonora Orfanidou.
All recordings will be available for listening on our site www.athina984.gr
They will be hosted on the same day in the shows of Athens 9.84 poets, writers and publishers who will talk about yesterday, today and tomorrow of literature and poetry.
The guests of our shows are:
06: 00-07: 00: Thanasis Giochalas, author
07: 00-08: 00: Kyriakos Athanasiadis, author-translator
08: 00-09: 00: Rea Vitali, writer-journalist
10: 00-11: 00: Christos Chomenidis, author
11: 00-12: 00: Melita Adam, author
12: 00-13: 00: Stavros Zoumboulakis, author / Head of the Board of Trustees of the Library of Greece - Maggie Minoglou (publisher "Critique")
14: 00-15: 00: Rea Galanakis, author
15: 00-16: 00: Vassilis Vasilikos- Titos Patrikios, authors
16: 00-17: 00: Stella Kasdagli, author
17: 00-18: 00: Alexis Stamatis, author
18: 00-19: 00: Thodoris Gonis, writer-director
21: 00-22: 00: Eftychia Giannaki, author