20.1 C
Saturday, May 8, 2021

World Book Day in Athens 9.84 - 18 stories about Athens


The INNOVATHENS training program for May 

INNOVATHENS, the hub of innovation and entrepreneurship of the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens, presents for the month of May a rich educational program designed according to ...

The first dormitory for homeless children in Athens

The first dormitory for homeless minors, a pioneering project at national and European level, was created by METADRASI, in collaboration with important institutions, but ...

The Municipality of Athens changes the cultural map of the city for everyone

In the implementation of a three-year plan for culture, which aims primarily at the support of artists and workers in the field of culture, who have ...

Vassilis - Phoivos Axiotis: One way for the municipality of Athens is the renovation of Plato Academy

For the renovation and promotion of the archaeological site of the Plato Academy and the construction of the Archaeological Museum of Athens, 9.84 spoke in Athens ...

OnAthens: Works by contemporary Greek artists on walls, streets and squares

A kiss from Athens, for a city with emotions. The Onassis Foundation presents the mural "The kiss" by Ilias Papailiakis in Avdi square ....

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


"Higher Power", Coldplay's new single, debuted in space

Coldplay has a new single. Last week, the band announced that "Higher Power" will be released, via Parlophone and Atlantic, in ...

Mytilene: Meeting of N. Mitarakis with the new Secretary General of the Aegean and Island Policy M. Koutoulakis

The Minister of Immigration and Asylum, Notis, met with the new Secretary General of the Aegean and Island Policy, Manolis Koutoulakis, at the headquarters of the Secretariat in Mytilene ...

Europe Day: Presence of the Greek-EU flags at the Acropolis

The President of the Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou will be present on Sunday, May 9, 2021 at 08:00 at the Holy Rock of the Acropolis at the Pride ceremony of ...

Chinese rocket wreckage to enter Earth's atmosphere Sunday morning

The wreckage of China's largest rocket, which was launched last week, is expected to fall to Earth late tonight or early ...

Five people arrested in Myrsini, Ilia, for illegally transporting 184 foreigners by yacht

Five foreigners, aged 31, 43, 28, 55, and 27, were arrested in Myrsini, Ilia, as the people who allegedly facilitated the illegal transportation ...

Western Greece: The number of dead and injured in traffic accidents decreased significantly at the beginning of 2021

A significant reduction in the number of dead and injured from road accidents and accidents were recorded in the region of Western Greece in the first four months of 2021, ...

News bulletin at 09:00

Organized beaches in the country are reopening as of today in the context of the partial and gradual lifting of restrictive measures due to coronavirus. Kindergartens are reopening on Monday, ...


The line-up of the 20th Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival * hybrid edition

# ATJF2021: what we all expected is here! 27 - 29 May 2021 The Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens presents the 20th organization of the Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival and the ...

The INNOVATHENS training program for May 

INNOVATHENS, the hub of innovation and entrepreneurship of the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens, presents for the month of May a rich educational program designed according to ...

"Femininity in transition": research project in places, streets and cafes of Athens

Kinitiras continues his nomadic life and organizes, in collaboration with the Israeli Machol Shalem Dance House, artistic research in the form of residency, for ...

Free online crochet workshops

Knitting, in recent years, is gaining more and more fans, including men, as it is an anxious and relaxing activity. The Cultural Foundation ...

The "pocket parks" of the Municipality of Athens are blooming

They "mushroom" like an oasis of coolness and elegance between apartment buildings. These are the so-called "pocket parks", something that was missing from the most densely populated city of ...