International Forums for the poet Nikos Kazantzakis

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In 2014 many forums, round tables and workshops are organized from the International Society of Friends of Nikos Kazantzakis.

In Sydney will take place the conference on the “Approaches to the work of Kazantzakis”, in Buenos Aires
“Sanctity and Spirituality in Nikos Kazantzakis”, in Strasbourg “Nikos Kazantzakis and Europe: Links & Review”,
in Libreville “Nikos Kazantzakis, his work, his ideas and his interest in Africa” .

On 14-15 of March, will be held in Kalamata a conference on the “New approaches to the work of Nikos Kazantzakis” co-organised from the University of Peloponnese, DEFNK and Holy Metropolis of Messinia. “The timeless Nikos Kazantzakis ” is the topic that will be discussed in Chania in March 2014. Co-organizers are the Philological Association ” Chrysostomos” , the Region of Crete and DEFNK. “The Incompatible Nikos Kazantzakis and politics” will be discussed in Athens in October 2014 . Organizers is the Foundation of the Hellenic Parliament for the Parliamentary System & the Republic and DEFNK .

In San Francisco, on 25 and 26 October 2014 ” will be discussed  “Nikos Kazantzakis and the nature”, in Madrid “El Greco and Nikos Kazantzakis” , in Beijing “The known and unknown Kazantzakis in China”, in Havana “Ernesto Che Guevara and Nikos Kazantzakis: utopia as reality.” The event will take place in Cuba in November 2014 and co-organized by the University of Havana and DEFNK .

Beirut will be presented the theme “Nikos Kazantzakis and the Arab world , Christian and Muslim . Monuments , nature, meetings ( Cavafy , intellectuals in Cairo , the fellahin , Berbers ) , Perspectives “, in Seoul “Nikos Kazantzakis , Buddhism and Eastern philosophies”,  in Braila “Panait Istrati and Nikos Kazantzakis”,  in Bukhara ” The work of Nikos Kazantzakis and his trip to Central Asia . ” The event will take place in November 2014 .

Finally, in Kiev will be discussed “Nikos Kazantzakis and the Soviet Union : from admiration to frustration” .


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