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Kostis Palamas – exhibition and lecture in Odessa

UPDATE: HFC-Odessa had a wonderful turnout both days, for the opening and for the lecture by Valentina Silantieva the next day.

May 21 and 22, 16:00 both days.
Hellenic Foundation for Culture – Odessa

May 21: The exhibition about Kostis Palamas opens with a program of poetry and music. Students from Odessa University, who are studying Greek, will read selected poems by Palamas in Greek and in Russian. Students from the Odessa Music School N3 will perform the Olympic Hymn, and soprano Aglaïa Polychronidou will sing Palamas poems that have been set to music, accompanied by piano.

May 22: Valentina Silantieva, professor  of literature and director of the foreign literature department at the University of Odessa, will give a lecture  entitled “The work of Kostis Palamas in the European Tradition.”

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