Kazantzakis


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Kazantzakis

Nikos . 1885--1957, Greek novelist, poet, and dramatist, noted esp for his novels Zorba the Greek (1946) and Christ Recrucified (1954) and his epic poem The Odyssey (1938).
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It is the inherent synthesis that vibrates behind the apparent contraries and antitheses that Kazantzakis consistently sought: for him the great hero or the Nietzschean Superman was the Authentic Being.
Zorba's character is the contrary to Kazantzakis, just as in Miguel de Cervantes' novel Don Quijote de la Mancha, Sancho was contrary to Don Quijote.
Hombre de contradicciones, ateo, comunista, disidente, desterrado, desinteresado de los problemas sociales: asi Kazantzakis era conocido en la Grecia de su epoca (2).
For Kazantzakis woman was something different from man, but it does not mean she is inferior or superior, but she was neither his equal.
Through this very human Christ, Kazantzakis illustrates a worldview championed by the philosopher Henri Bergson.
I am going to answer you with a quotation from the novel "Captain Michalis" by Kazantzakis, the brilliant Greek fiction writer.
Long after Rembrandt painted Aristotle contemplating Homer, Nikos Kazantzakis wrote his version of The Odyssey.
Set in a blue-collar part of Hamburg, Germany, the antic comedy "Soul Kitchen" traces the exhilarations and agonies of thirtyish restaurateur Zinos Kazantzakis (animatedly portrayed by Adam Bousdoukos).
These words by Greece's most illustrious 20th-century writer and philosopher, Nikos Kazantzakis, taken from his influential book The Saviours of God, published in the 1920s, are not what one would normally expect to guide the decisions of an art collector.
The most outrageous preachers relied on anti-Semitism--blaming Jewish studio heads for attacking Jesus--even though the movie was directed by a Roman Catholic, written by a Dutch Calvinist, and based on a novel by the Greek Orthodox writer Nikos Kazantzakis.
pounds 239DEPART Bi rmingham International on May 9 and spend a week half-board at the fourstar Sissi Bay Hotel at Nikos Kazantzakis in Crete.