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From Cavafologists to Cavafistas

Cycle "C.P. Cavafy"

14 April 2014
19:00
Upper Stage
In the discussion, the participants are going to delve into topics such the Cavafy’s reception by an international audience, the Cavafian oeuvre as a source of inspiration for photographers, his influence on performance art etc.
Free admission
C.P. Cavafy and his oeuvre have surpassed the Greek borders: the poet and his work are now considered to be a point of reference for artists and individuals both inside and outside Greece. Cavafy has been assimilated and is now part of the so-called mass culture. In the discussion, the participants are going to delve into topics such as Cavafy’s presence on the web, Cavafy’s reception by an international audience, Cavafy and photography, the Cavafian oeuvre as a source of inspiration for photographers and Cavafy and his influence on performance art.

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Speakers:
Eleni Papargyriou: Visiting research fellow, King's College London
Foteini Dimirouli: Ph.D. candidate, University of Oxford
Anna-Maria Sichani: Ph.D. candidate, University of Athens
Panos Michail: Photographer, blogger

Chair:
Efi Giannopoulou: Translator, journalist, member of the editorial team of "Unfollow" magazine

 
 

Academic Advisor: Anastasios-Ioannis D. Metaxas
Designer of Ιnitiatives of the Archive: Afroditi Panagiotakou
Scholarly Advisor: Dimitris Papanikolaou
Project Manager: Theodoros Chiotis

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Entrance to all the events in the “Talks and Thoughts” Cycle is free and on a first come, first served basis.
The distribution of entrance tickets begins one (1) hour before each event.
Simultaneous translation is provided in the case of speakers using a language other than Greek.

The "Talks & Thoughts" events are also live streamed on sgt.gr.
The videos are also available after the end of the shows.
RELEVANT EVENTS

28 Jan 2014

19:00 Upper Stage
Free admission

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The Sensual Cavafy Cycle "C.P. Cavafy"

25 Jan - 22 Feb 2014

4th Floor Foyer
Free admission

TALKS & THOUGHTS

"Cavafy" series of lessons Cycle "C.P. Cavafy"

21 Jan 2014

19:00 Main Stage
Free admission

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Daniel Mendelsohn in conversation with Dimitris Papanikolaou Cycle "C. P. Cavafy"

10 Dec 2013

19:00 Upper Stage
Free admission

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Cavafy in our time Cycle "C. P. Cavafy"

7 Nov 2013 - 7 Jan 2014

12:00
Free admission

 

VISUAL ARTS

Visual Dialogues 2013 C.P. Cavafy at the Plato’s Academy Leisure Park

4 Nov 2013

19:00 Main Stage
Free admission

TALKS & THOUGHTS

What happens when Cavafy enters the means of mass transport Cycle C.P. Cavafy

29 Oct 2013 - 31 Dec 2014

SHOWS FOR EVERYONE

Cavafy Archive: Activities 2013-2014