1. Victoria Hislop’s Cretan love affair

    (from cretamaris.gr) Victoria Hislop is the world’s most popular novelist writing about Greece today, and this summer sees the publication of her latest book Those Who Are Loved. Already topping best-seller lists in the UK, it’s looking like it will be her most successful book to date. Of course it was The...
  2. An interview with Victoria Hislop

    Following on from the success of The Island, The Sunrise and Cartes Postales from Greece, Victoria Hislop’s latest novel, Those Who Are Loved, is set against the backdrop of the German occupation of Greece in World War II, the subsequent civil war and military dictatorship. The novel sheds light on...
  3. Modern Greek Literature Through A Translator’s Lens

    On January 23, 2019, Victoria Hislop joined Panos Karnezis, Patricia Barbeito, David Ricks, and Roderick Beaton  for a workshop to discuss issues of translating Modern Greek literature: what their work – as authors and academics – has in common, and how it differs. The event was  held in collaboration with...