Cyprus, Female Voice and Memory
23 September 2017, 09:30 to 19:45 Please note: this event has passed
British School at Athens, Athens
Niki Marangou (1948-2013) was a writer and visual artist of unusual sensitivity and broad intellectual horizons who made a multifaceted and dynamic contribution to the cultural life of Cyprus. Her untimely death left a large void, stopping in its tracks a rich and creative career. This workshop aims to assess the work of Niki Marangou by placing it within the broader context of modern Cypriot literature, history and art. It will address the following issues: the female voice, visual arts and literature, regional identity and cosmopolitanism, Hellenism and the Mediterranean, history and literature.
For the programme of the workshop click here (for English) and here (for Greek)
A collaboration between King’s College London and the British School at Athens
Part of the research programme, The Life and Work of Niki Marangou (1948-2013), carried out by the Centre for Hellenic Studies and the Department of Classics, King’s College London, and sponsored by the A. G. Leventis Foundation
Workshop sponsored by Constantis Candounas.
The workshop is open to all and free to attend.
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