The Cultural Center of 26 Hxous Str, Paleo Faliro, was filled with literary enthusiasts on Monday evening as Writers International Edition hosted a special book presentation. The event showcased the works of esteemed authors and poets, offering attendees a unique opportunity to delve into their creative worlds.
The evening kicked off at 7:00 p.m., with a vibrant atmosphere buzzing with anticipation. The participating authors and their books were introduced in alphabetical order, providing a diverse range of literary offerings. Maria Anthi presented her thought-provoking collection titled “SELFIES” – Self-portraits, which combines poetry and essays in English. Konstantina Kontomari captivated the audience with her book “LITTLE HEROES, GREAT LEADERS,” a financial counseling guide tailored for young people in English. Vassilis Pasipoularidis shared his captivating poetry collection, “CONIUM,” while Christos Sanos presented his poetic dilogy, “THOUGHTS & WORDS,” comprising two books: “Memories” and “There are Some Moments.”
The coordination of this prestigious event was skillfully managed by Irene Doura-Kavadia, a renowned Comparative & Computational Linguist, Writer, SG of Writers Capital Foundation, and CEO of Academy Language & Translation Centres. Her expertise ensured a seamless and memorable experience for both the participants and the audience.
The event was further elevated by the presence of distinguished guests from various fields of knowledge who offered their unique perspectives on the featured works. Maria Zaga, a Psychologist-Psychotherapist and Municipal Councilor of Palaio Faliro, shared her insights as the President of the Municipal Committee for Gender Equality in P. Faliro. Synthetic Psychotherapist-Supervisor Marina Zaga brought her expertise to the table, while Author and Poet Dimitrios Karousis offered his literary acumen. Accredited Life-mindset & parent coach/Mentor/Lawyer Nana Sygguna enriched the panel discussion with her valuable contributions.
The event received significant support from esteemed communication sponsors, including Writers Capital International Foundation, Youth WCIF, Writers Edition – The Online Complete Magazine, Academy Language Centres, and Hellenic Media Group. Their support was instrumental in ensuring the success of this literary gathering, which celebrated creativity and intellectual exchange.
As the evening drew to a close, attendees left with a renewed appreciation for the power of literature and the ability of words to inspire, provoke, and unite. The Writers International Edition book presentation served as a testament to the thriving literary scene and the talented authors and poets making their mark in the literary world.
Overall, the event proved to be an exceptional platform for authors and poets to showcase their works and engage with an eager audience. It is events like these that contribute to the rich cultural fabric of the community, fostering a love for literature and promoting intellectual discourse.