17th Thessaloniki Book Fair November 19-29 2020
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Two Women Writers from Syria: Rasha Abbas and Rabab Haidar

EVENTS

29/11
19:00
Discussion
Paths of Books. “Sudden Death” and many more lives
Participants: Thanassis Agathos, Giota Kritseli, Emmanoula Kantzia, Manolis Piblis
29/11
18:30
Video
Dead Man’s Shirt,by Stephen James Smith
29/11
18:00
Discussion
"Educating Across Cultures: Anatolia College in Turkey and Greece"
Participants: Christos Plousios, Elpida Vogli, Panos Vlachos, Rachel Misdrachi-Capon, Dimos Arhodidis, William McGrew
29/11
17:30
Discussion
Two Women Writers from Syria
Participants: Rasha Abbas, Rabab Haidar, Alexandra Büchler, Philippe Leclerc
29/11
13:00
Discussion
The Refugee Issue in Documentaries and Literature
Participants: Davide Enia, Panos Karnezis, Xenia Kounalaki
29/11
11:30
Discussion
Translating for Children and Translating for Adults: Two Distinct Kinds of Translation
Participants: Dimitra Dotsi, Kleopatra Elaiotriviari, Violetta Zefki, Argyro Pipini
29/11
10:00
Discussion
Why PEN GREECE now?
Participants: Kätlin Kaldmaa, Christos Ikonomou, Erifyli Maroniti, Dimitris Sotakis, Dina Sarakinou
28/11
18:30
Video
“Thetis and Chimera” by Phoebe Giannisi
28/11
17:30
Discussion
Russia is Reading Greek Literature
Participants: Dimitris Yialamas, Anna Kovaliova, Ksenia Klimova, Ippolit Kharlamov, Sissy Papathanassiou, Nikos Koukis
28/11
16:00
Discussion
The World of the Past, the World of the Future. How a Pandemic Becomes Inspiration
Participants: Amanda Michalopoulou, Kallia Papadaki, Jose Luis Peixoto, Santiago Roncagliolo, Adriana Martínez
28/11
14:30
Writers and their Age. Do writers express their age or do they go beyond it?
Participants: Elisavet Kotzia, Kostas Karavidas, Vassilis Papadopoulos, Vangelis Chatzivasileiou
28/11
11:30
The Relationship between the Translator and the Author
Participants: Athina Dimitriadou, Anna Papastavrou, Yannis Harris, Maria Papadima
27/11
20:00
Discussion
Translating Gender
Participants: Angeliki Alvanoudi, Katerina Gouleti, Christos Kythreotis, Vassiliki Missiou, Katerina Athanasaki
27/11
19:00
Discussion
Greece from Lord Byron to date
Participants: Roderick Beaton, Haris Vlavianos
27/11
18:30
Video
“Plankton (duckling)” by Vassilis Amanatidis
27/11
17:30
Discussion
The Literary Kaleidoscope of the Present: the Imprint of the Other
Participants: Yannis Karpouzis, Michalis Malandrakis, Sophia Braimakou, Nadia Doulavera, Katerina Iliopoulou
27/11
17:00
Discussion
Away from Chaos: The Middle East and the Challenge of the West
Participants: Giles Kepel, Vassilis Nedos, Dimitris Keridis, Antonis Trifyllis
27/11
13:00
Discussion
Greek and Arab Poets’ Meeting – The Mediterranean Region and its History
Participants: Tasoula Karageorgiou, Kyriakos Chalarambidis, Alla Khaled, Nouri al Jarrah, Persa Koumoutsis, Yiorgos Chouliaras
26/11
19:00
Discussion
Goncourt Greece Literary Prize
Participants: Sandrine Mouchet, Katerina Spiropoulou, Patrick Comoy, Pierre Assouline, Jean-Paul Dubois, Christos Chrysopoulos
26/11
18:30
Video
“A red hair just like blood” by Agni Stroubouli