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 (kä′zən-zä′kĭs, -zän-dzä′kēs), Nikos 1883?-1957.
Greek writer whose works, including the novel Zorba the Greek (1946) and the epic poem The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel (1938), often contrast the sensual and intellectual facets of human nature.
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(Greek kazanˈdzakis)
(Biography) Nikos (ˈnikɔs). 1885–1957, Greek novelist, poet, and dramatist, noted esp for his novels Zorba the Greek (1946) and Christ Recrucified (1954) and his epic poem The Odyssey (1938)
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(ˌkæz ənˈzæk ɪs, ˌkɑ zənˈzɑ kɪs)

Nikos, 1883–1957, Greek poet and novelist.
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Vios kai Politeia tou Alexi Zorba by Nikos Kazantzakis. I loved the excerpts that reflected Alexis Zorba's perception of santuri!
Cairo Opera Ballet Company presents a rousing balletic interpretation of Nikos Kazantzakis' famous novel, Zorba the Greek , along with El Leila El Kebira (The Grand Night), a beautifully choreographed evening of celebration.
Part of the series are sketches of Khalil Gibran, Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Martin Buber, Nikos Kazantzakis and Bobi Valenzuela, a local author whom Hilario considers as his mentor.
Zorbas, the man who was immortalized in Nikos Kazantzakis's eponymous novel, lived in Macedonia's capital from 1922 until his death in 1941.
Along the way, she crossed paths with other seminal modern artists such as Natalie Clifford Barney, Renee Vivien, Isadora Duncan, Susan Glaspell, George Cram Cook, Richard Strauss, Dimitri Mitropoulos, Nikos Kazantzakis, George Seferis, Henry Miller, Paul Robeson, and Ted Shawn, says a review on the Princeton University Press website.
"Since we cannot change reality, let us change the eyes which see reality." -- Nikos Kazantzakis
answers WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: Nikos Kazantzakis; A fish; Java; 987 REMEMBER WHEN: 1938 IMPOSSIPUZZLES: Magic total 86.
In its engineering, however, Daradji and Stead's ending is indebted to a much older work Martin Scorsese's "Last Temptation of Christ," 1988, penned by Paul Schrader from the novel of Nikos Kazantzakis.
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