Greece: Melbourne Radio Show With Graeme Kemlo
Greece Adventure Part 1
The following is the outline used for two radio segments produced in July of 2014.
Odysseas Elytis, (Odysseus Elytis) winner of the 1979 Nobel Prize for Literature, was a major poet in the Greek language. Possessed of a highly original and lyrical voice, he was an international figure of 20th-century poetry. Here a favorite quote of his:
“If you deconstruct Greece, you will in the end see an olive tree, a grapevine, and a boat remain. That is, with as much, you reconstruct her.” ~ Odysseas Elytis
Greece is many-faceted. It has a rich history, varied terrain, and great natural beauty. Consisting of many islands and multiple seas, it was birth place to a great conqueror, philosophers, and writers. Here, ancient ruins if not deemed important enough are simply built around or over. In early summer the […]