|Four Famous Modern Greek Poets (and links to sites specific to these poets)|
P. Cavafy (1863
Elytis (1911-1996) Nobel laureate, 1979.
|Yiannis Ritsos (1909-1990)
The Poetry Foundation page (Up 7/20/14)
George Seferis (1900-1971) Nobel laureate, 1963.
This site is in Greek, but it is so interesting that I'm making an exception to my English only policy. Has links to many magazines and poets. (Up 5/9/14; posted 7/26/99)
Katerina Sarri's site Many links to poetry sites covering ancient and modern. (Up 5/9/14; posted 1/14/05)
Greece - Poetry International Web "The many faces of modern Greek poetry." (Up 5/9/14; posted 1/15/05)
A page about Stavros Melissinos, the poet sandlemaker of Athens. (Up 7/20/14; posted 1/14/00) ".. only give me the smile of Pain ..."
This book has a nice collection of modern Greek poetry.
Peter Bien, Peter Constantine, Edmund Keeley, Karen Van Dyck, eds.
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