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How does Seferis’ mythical method interact with Greece’s lasting socio-political issues?

Seferis uses the mythical method in his poetry to allude to and comment upon social and political issues in Greece in his lifetime. Before discussing his poetry, it is important to define what is meant by Seferis’ mythical method. This method can be described as allusive, as although Seferis does make direct references to myth he does so in inventive ways, for example by using narrative space, symbols and characters to evoke Greek myths.

How does Seferis’ mythical method interact with Greece’s lasting socio-political issues?

ἐξ ἐρίων δὴ καὶ κλωστήρων καὶ ἀτράκτων

This essay examines that metaphor in the context of the political and war situation at the time Lysistrata was first performed. It considers traditional gender roles in the fifth-century Greek polis and Lysistrata’s inversion of those roles in her weaving analogy. Aristophanes’ comedic purpose in the weaving speech, in Lysistrata as a whole, and more generally across his corpus is examined. In addition, some observations are made about the sound pattern of Lysistrata’s speech and, in a personal argument, a speculative suggestion is advanced that the audience might have associated her cadences with the familiar rhythms of a domestic weaving loom.

ἐξ ἐρίων δὴ καὶ κλωστήρων καὶ ἀτράκτων

Poetics and Histories: To What Extent Did C. P. Cavafy Alter Historical Narratives, and for What Artistic Purposes?

stuident Name: Joseph Watson Module Lecturer: Dr Dimitra Tzanidaki-Kreps Date of Submission: 11/01/2016

Poetics and Histories: To What Extent Did C. P. Cavafy Alter Historical Narratives, and for What Artistic Purposes?

Hyperion or the hermit in Greece

Concept, dramaturgy and performance by Dimitra Kreps

Hyperion or the hermit in Greece

The form of Dramatic Monologue as perfected by Ritsos’ poetry.

Yannis Ritsos is widely regarded as one of the most significant figures in contemporary Greek poetry. He managed to revolutionise the idea of a dramatic monologue and create not just beautiful poetry, but also a multifaceted art form that has depth on psychological, social, and philosophical levels throughout all of his publications. The dramatic monologue form was popularised by Victorian poets such as Robert Browning, but Ritsos revitalised it and many poets to this day still use his style as inspiration. His ability to construct identities and characters that the reader can genuinely sense and almost experience is skilful.

The form of Dramatic Monologue as perfected by Ritsos’ poetry.

«Examine how homoerotic love is expressed in Cavafy’s erotic poetry» By Yousuf Danawi, Reading University

This essay aims to examine the manner in which homoerotic love is expressed in Constantine Peter Cavafy’s erotic poetry.Initially, it will provide a brief introduction entailing contextual information. Subsequently, this essay will bestow an intricate analysis of his erotic poems, with a particular focus on elucidating recurrent themes pertaining tohomoerotic love. The analysis will explore both the formal and thematic constituents of Cavafy’s erotic poetry, accompanied by a pervading extraction of deeper meaning.This examination will be enhanced utilising relevant secondary literature. The primary source that consists of the poems to be discussed in this essay derives from a digital anthology that comprises Cavafy’s ‘Recognised’, ‘Denounced’, and ‘Hidden’ poems

 «Examine how homoerotic love is expressed in Cavafy’s erotic poetry» By Yousuf Danawi, Reading University

Discuss the portrayal and effects of loss in the poetry of Cavafy

My Mother's Sin and Other Stories A series of lectures on Modern Greek literature taught by Dr Dimitra Tzanidaki-Kreps This is a first class essay of one of my students, Jenny Wight, who took my course this year writing beautifully on the effects of loss in Cavafy's poetry.

Discuss the portrayal and effects of loss in the poetry of Cavafy

In Ritsos’ Moonlight Sonata what sentiments does the woman’s confession provoke/inspire to you and how these compare to the ones felt by the young man who remains silent throughout her long monologue.

Yannis Ritsos' "Moonlight Sonata" is a poignant and emotionally charged poem that presents a deeply intimate monologue of a woman speaking to a silent young man. The setting is night, with the moonlight casting a dreamlike atmosphere over the scene. The woman's confession, filled with personal revelations, memories, and emotions, evokes a variety of sentiments in the reader and provokes a complex response.

In Ritsos’ Moonlight Sonata what sentiments does the woman’s confession provoke/inspire to you and how these compare to the ones felt by the young man who remains silent throughout her long monologue.

Discuss the portrayal and effects of loss in the poetry of Cavafy

My Mother's Sin and Other Stories A series of lectures on Modern Greek literature taught by Dr Dimitra Tzanidaki-Kreps This is a first class essay of one of my students, Jenny Wight, who took my course this year writing beautifully on the effects of loss in Cavafy's poetry.

Discuss the portrayal and effects of loss in the poetry of Cavafy

Theatricality, didacticism, prosaic verse, use of persons as symbols, contemplative mood, flashbacks are some of Cavafy’s recurring ‘tropes’. Discuss.

Within the vast poetry collection of Constantine Cavafy, arguably, a pattern of recurring tropes emerges, offering the readers an in depth understanding of what defines his artistry. The poems that I have chosen for this essay being Young Men of Sidon, Alexandrian Kings and Kaisarion, from his book The Collected poems. One might say that they serve as an example of Cavafy’s gravitation towards an array of literary devices such as theatricality, didacticism, prosaic verse, use of persons as symbols, contemplative mood and flashbacks, one might say that they create a narrative that extends beyond the individual poems, inviting us to explore the timeless themes captured by Cavafy.

Theatricality, didacticism, prosaic verse, use of persons as symbols, contemplative mood, flashbacks are some of Cavafy’s recurring ‘tropes’. Discuss.

Εξετάσεις

Γιάννης Ζηκούδης: Τεστ στα θηλυκά σε -ση

Γιάννης Ζηκούδης

Υλικό για προχωρημένους

 

Αρχεία: 

Δείγμα Ασκήσεων

Δείγμα ασκήσεων για τις ανάγκες εξετάσεων που περιγράφονται στο κείμενο "This is the place, Gentlemen".

Πανεπιστήμιο της Χώρας των Βάσκων, εξετάσεις για τη γλώσσα: Α έτος - επίπεδο αρχαρίων (Τερέζα Χαλαβαζή)

EXAMEN DE LENGUA Υ LITERATURA GRIEGA

MODERNA - JUNIO 2007

Κείμενο : Η διασκέδαση στην

Ελλάδα.

Σήμερα όλος ο κόσμος

διασκεδάζει. Άλλοι πηγαίνουν

στο θέατρο, άλλοι στον

κινηματογράφο. Κάποιοι

διασκεδάζουν με μουσική. Άλλοι

πάλι πηγαίνουν εκδρομές.

Τεστ στον ενεστώτα των ρημάτων ενεργ. φωνής και μερικών αποθετικών

Επαναληπτικό διαγώνισμα στον ενεστώτα των ρημάτων (τύποι Α, Β1, Β2, Γ1, Γ2)

Πρώτο επίπεδο (αρχάριοι)

Επικοινωνήστε Ελληνικά κεφ. 1- 12

1)Να συμπληρώσετε τα κενά με τα ρήματα που βρίσκονται μέσα στην παρένθεση βάζοντάς τα στο κατάλληλο πρόσωπο και αριθμό

( θυμάμαι, φτάνω, πίνω, ακούω, παίρνω, σκέφτομαι, γίνομαι, φοβάμαι, λυπάμαι, μπορώ, κάνω)

Ο Γιάννης δε ---------- ------- ------ποτέ τα ραντεβού του.

Πότε ------------ ---------το τραίνο στο Παρίσι;

Παν/μιο του Reading, εξετάσεις για τη γλώσσα (2008): Β επίπεδο (Δήμητρα Τζανιδάκη)

Dr Dimitra Tzanidaki-Kreps

Lecturer, department of Classics

University of Reading



Candidate Examination Number ………………..

Seat Number …………….

You are allowed ten minutes before the start of the examination to acquaint yourself with the instructions below and to read the question paper.

Παν/μιο του Reading, εξετάσεις για τη γλώσσα (2008): A επίπεδο (Δήμητρα Τζανιδάκη-Kreps)

Dr Dimitra Tzanidaki-Kreps

Lecturer, department of Classics

University of Reading

Candidate Examination Number ………………..

Seat Number …………….

You are allowed ten minutes before the start of the examination to acquaint yourself with the instructions below and to read the question paper.

Παν/μιο του Reading, εξετάσεις για τη NE λογοτεχνία, 2008, Δήμητρα Τζανιδάκη-Kreps

Dr Dimitra Tzanidaki-Krpes

Lecturer, Department of Classics

University of Reading

Candidate Examination Number ………………..

Seat Number …………….

You are allowed ten minutes before the start of the examination to acquaint yourself with the instructions below and to read the question paper.

Άγιος Σέργιος: εξετάσεις για τη γλώσσα, Ιούνιος 2008, Μαρία Πουρνάρα

Εξετάσεις Ιουνίου στον ΄Αγιο Σέργιο

Παρίσι 13 /6/ 2008

Διδάσκουσα: Πουρνάρα Μαρία

Να διαβάσετε το παρακάτω κείμενο και να απαντήσετε στις ερωτήσεις:

San Fransisco State University, εξετάσεις για τη γλώσσα II: A έτος - επίπεδο αρχαρίων (Λία Παπαδάκη)

MODERN GREEK IV

Instructor: Efthalia Papadaki

NAME:

Final Examination

Thursday, May 24, 2007, 1:30 pm -4:00

pm

TEXT – EXPRESSION

Μιχάλης: Παιδιά, τι θα κάνουμε

αυτό το Σαββατοκύριακο;

Αλεξάνδρα: Θα ήθελα να πάω στο

σινεμά. Υπάρχουν πολλά ωραία

έργα να διαλέξουμε.

Εύα: Εγώ λέω να πάμε σε μια

συναυλία.

San Fransisco State University, εξετάσεις για τη γλώσσα III: A έτος - επίπεδο αρχαρίων (Λία Παπαδάκη)

MGS 151

Instructor:

Efthalia Papadaki

NAME:

Final Examination

Monday, May 21, 2007, 1:30 pm -4:00

pm

TEXT – EXPRESSION

Είναι Κυριακή μεσημέρι. Η Ρόνα,

η Χέδερ, ο Γκάρεθ, η Αλέξα, η

Στέισυ, ο Νίκος, η Αγιούμι και ο

Δαμιανός ετοιμάζονται να φάνε.

Χτυπάει το τηλέφωνο.

Ρόνα: Παρακαλώ; Τι θέλετε;

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