Tribute to Raymond Carver

Mar 8, 2011

Tribute to the American short-story writer, in cooperation with Metaixmio Publications, on the occasion of the publication of his book Beginners....

Raymond Carver

Raymond Carver was born in 1938 in Oregon, USA. He was a short-story writer and poet, and published his first novel in 1961. For many years he worked as a professor of creative writing in various universities. In 1983 the American Academy of Arts and Letters awarded him with the Mildred and Harold Strauss Living Award, which enabled him to devote himself fully to writing. He died in August 1988. The newspaper Sunday Times characterized him as the American Anton Chekhov.
The following writers will talk about Raymond Carver΄s work and his influence on Greek prose and prose worldwide:
Kostas Akrivos
Thanassis Valtinos
Tasos Goudelis
Christos Oikonomou
The journalist and director of DIAVAZO magazine, Yiannis N. Baskozos, coordinates the discussion.  

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Artist Raymond Carver
Organizer Hellenic American Union, Metaixmio Publications
Venue Hellenic American Union Theater
Start Date 08/03/2011
End Date 08/03/2011
Starting Time 20:00
Type Talk - Presentation
Participants Kostas Akrivos, Thanassis Valtinos, Tasos Goudelis, Christos Oikonomou, Yiannis N. Baskozos
Languages: EL
Interpretation Provided: No
Registration Required: No
Reservation Required: No
Admission Fee Admission is free
Last Update At: 2011/07/11 - 16:53:43

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