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Culture

Tradition and the youth

By Vasiliki Theodosiou, Are these two words contradicting each other? Is there any chance they can actually go together? People say that history repeats itself...

Who was Thelonious Monk and why you should care

By George Angelakis,  Most of you have probably heard of Thelonious Monk before, one of the founding fathers of American jazz and pioneer in jazz...

On Feta: Greece’s most loved cheese

By Anastasia Katsoupa, My friend recently told me about a dinner she had with a Greek friend of hers in Albania. The Greek friend had...

A Feminist Dystopia in “The Handmaid’s Tale”

By Panagiota Katsaveli, As the years go by, more novels are progressively being turned into successful TV shows and films both for entertainment purposes and...

A life through poetry

By Niki Aggelopoulou, Poetry has been around since the invention of writing and even today it remains an essential part of our culture through music,...

Music vs the Pandemic

By Vasiliki Theodosiou, Sure, music brought people together. Sure, lockdown would be unbearable without new songs and covers. Sure, musicians found time to get creative...

The Sea Inside: Amenabar’s marvelous tribute to Spanish cinema

By George Angelakis, Once in a blue moon, while mindlessly browsing through movies with indifferent titles, stories and actors, you happen to stumble upon one...

Connection in isolation

By Anastasia Katsoupa,  At the beginning of quarantine, many people from all around the world found themselves more alone than ever. This isolation created fertile...

Cancel Culture: A different kind of pandemic

By Panagiota Katsaveli, Social media have provided people with an outlet to connect with individuals from around the globe, communicate and share their lives. This...

Radioactive or not? A film review

By Mado Gianni, A biographical film or a biopic is a film that dramatizes the life of a single individual who for some reason has...

Studying abroad: Too scared to try?

By Vasiliki Theodosiou,  When preparing their suitcases, a lot of students find themselves questioning their decision. Going to a place where you don’t know anyone,...

Summer Reading Love: Where the Crawdads Sing

By Anastasia Katsoupa, Written in 2018, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens is at once a coming-of-age story, a romance and a murder mystery....

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Η ανάπτυξη των σινοελληνικών σχέσεων υπό το ανήσυχο βλέμμα της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης

Της Δανάης Λυπιρίδη, Με τον όρο «σινοελληνικές σχέσεις» χαρακτηρίζονται οι διμερείς σχέσεις μεταξύ της Κίνας και της Ελλάδας σε διπλωματικό, γεωπολιτικό, οικονομικό και πολιτιστικό επίπεδο....

Ενδοοικογενειακή βία: Ένα «αόρατο» έγκλημα

Του Κωνσταντίνου Σούζα, Τον τελευταίο καιρό, τα περιστατικά ενδοοικογενειακής βίας στη χώρα μας σημειώνουν σταθερή ανοδική τροχιά. Κι ενώ η πανδημία του κορωνοϊού αναγκάζει την...

Το «ΟΧΙ» του Μεταξά ως έκφραση της θέλησης του ελληνικού λαού

Της Μαρίας Φράγκου, Στην Ευρώπη του μεσοπολέμου, επικρατεί αναβρασμός. Οι πληγές και οι καταστροφές που έφερε ο Α΄ Παγκόσμιος Πόλεμος έχουν χαραχθεί στις μνήμες των...

Πολιτική ορθότητα και πολιτική αχρωμία

Της Ειρήνης Κοτρούτσου,  Δεν είναι λίγοι εκείνοι που υποστηρίζουν πως σήμερα ό,τι απέχει από το μέσο δαιμονοποιείται. Πράγματι, στις σύγχρονες κοινωνίες συχνά ασφυκτιείς και φοβάσαι...