Giorgos Heimonas

Giorgos Heimonas


Born
in Kavala, Greece
March 16, 1938

Died
February 27, 2000


Greek: Γιώργος Χειμωνάς (French: Georges Cheimonas)

Giorgos Heimonas is widely recognized in Greece and abroad as a major force in post-modern Greek writing. While a few of his works have hitherto appeared translated into several European languages, the publication of the full range of his work in Robert Crist’s English translation is a pioneering event. Heimonas’s narratives are famous for their dynamic appeal – their amazing originality, unique style, psychological depth, and poetic power, as well as their impact on readers' feelings and challenge their interpretive capacity. Heimonas’s unique, emotionally-charged narratives reach full development in the major phase from Doctor Ineotis to The Builders. While his early and last writings (P
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Average rating: 4.02 · 187 ratings · 12 reviews · 14 distinct works
Ο εχθρός του ποιητή

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4.37 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1990
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Ο Γιατρός Ινεότης

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4.35 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1971
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Πεισίστρατος

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3.48 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1960
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Η εκδρομή

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3.44 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1982
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The Builders

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4.38 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1982 — 2 editions
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Τα ταξίδια μου

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3.69 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1984
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Αγάπη σαν ακολασία

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4.50 avg rating — 10 ratings
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Ο αδελφός

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3.75 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1975
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Μυθιστόρημα

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really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2001
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Έξι μαθήματα για τον λόγο

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3.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1984
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