Presentation of translated books. Myths and legends of Haemus: transcending the literary and linguistic boundaries

Presentation of translated books. Myths and legends of Haemus: transcending the literary and linguistic boundaries

Start Date:  18 Dec 2017

End Date:  18 Dec 2017

Start Date Time:  19.00

Showroom:  Amphitheatre "Melina Mercouri"

The Consulate General of the Republic of Bulgaria in Thessaloniki, in cooperation with the Museum of Byzantine Culture, invite you cordially to the presentation of books, which will be held on Monday 18 December 2017 at 19.00 in the Amphitheatre “Melina Mercouri”. Two books, which have been translated, respectively, in Greek and in Bulgarian, will be presented.

The book “Legends of Haemus” by Yordan Yovkov will be presented by Mrs. Christina Markou, Assistant professor in the Department of Language, Literature and Culture of the Black Sea Countries in the Democritus University of Thrace, Mrs. Zoi Politou, Graduate of the Department of Language, Literature and Culture of the Black Sea Countries in the Democritus University of Thrace and Head of the Purchasing Department in the Municipality of Komotini and Mr. Markos Albanis, Graduate of the University of Economics in Varna and of the Department of Language, Literature and Culture of the Black Sea Countries in the Democritus University of Thrace, who is now working in the Faculty of Law in the Democritus University of Thrace. The book “The death of the knight Gelano and other stories” will be presented by the author Mrs. Theano Kalogianni and by the translator of the book Mrs. Zdravka Mihaylova.

A recital will follow by the “Stringed Instruments Ensemble Rotunda” of the Thessaloniki State Conservatory, under the artistic direction of Mrs. Irina Dragneva.

A reception will follow.

Entrance free.

Communication sponsors:

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