According to the Pafos2017 website "this transforming, truly poetic work constitutes a modern tragedy with allegoric references to the political situation of Cyprus during the colonial period, while contributing a very important new text to Cypriot and modern Greek theatre, with a quality equal to that of the works of Angelos Sikelianos and Nikos Kazantzakis
which have enriched modern Greek literature.
In 1938, at the age of fifty five, Nikos Kazantzakis
(1883-1957) published his Odyssey: a modern sequel (orig.
In Search of Transcendence: Kierkegaard, Wittgenstein, Kazantzakis
Mas cercano a la novela de Kazantzakis
, este Cristo, ademas de padecer hambre y sed, es capaz de reacciones meramente humanas como miedo y tristeza; de las contribuciones al cine sobre la persona de Cristo, Los ultimos dias en el desierto es la mas psicologica.
It all started when writer Nikos Kazantzakis
went on a business trip to Crete, to escape his bookish life.
Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis
(1946) On how to be alive.
Un recorrido que no solo acompana el nuevo periplo de Odiseo en su sed por el "mas alla", sino que comienza por tratar de desvelar el movil del itinerario incesante del escritor griego Nikos Kazantzakis
(1883-1957) y el fermento filosofico que lo intensifico y direcciono.
I read my Lord Byron, my Nikos Kazantzakis
(Zorba the Greek), my Alistair MacLean (Guns of Navarone), even later Yanis Varoufakis ("US as the global financial minotaur").
In his autobiography, Report to Greco, Nikos Kazantzakis
, 1965) recalls that when he was a boy his father gave him a canary and a revolving globe.
Like the modern Greek poet-novelist Kazantzakis
, he tackles a story as old as Homer and makes the story sing.
built his novel on the self-awareness of humans by telling the story of a vulgar Greek named Alexis Zorba, whose heart is full of love for humankind.
Lawrence Durrell (1912-1990) and Nikos Kazantzakis
(1883-1957) were contemporaries and more importantly, they lived somewhat parallel lives.