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The Mermaid Madonna

Stratis Myrivilis

The Mermaid Madonna

by Stratis Myrivilis

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Published by Efstathiadis Group in Athens [Greece] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Hē Panaghia hē Gorgona.

StatementStratis Myrivilis ; translated from the Greek by Abbott Rick.
ContributionsRick, Abbott.
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16545452M

Mermaid Madonna: Tales of a Crisis. Back. June14thrd: In over a half million refugees, most fleeing the war in Syria, passed through a small fishing village on the island of Lesvos,Greece. It's a year later; the villagers are gathered for a . The Mermaid Madonna, by Stratis Myrivilis pm 4 January Nota Bene: I have combined the reviews of two closely related novels by the same author into one.

  You're watching the official music video for "Cherish" directed by Herb Ritts from Madonna's album 'Like A Prayer' released on Sire Records in Buy/Stream the 'Like A Prayer' album here. km from Church of Mermaid Madonna Situated in Lesvos, this hotel is mi ( km) from Eftalou Hot Springs and within 3 mi (5 km) of Molyvos Castle and Molyvos Harbour. Petra Beach and Vareltzidena's House are also within 6 mi (10 km).

  There are two horns in red in the backdrop of the stage which comprise the face of the devil!Beneath the face of the devil are stairs where there are proselytes covered in black hoods: 20 on the viewer's left-hand side and 19 on the viewer's right-hand side. The proselytes begin chanting 'Madonna' as she is called out of the pit.   For the Greek tourists there is another reason to visit this place: it is the village of the ‘Mermaid Madonna’, the title is of a well known novel by the Lesvorian writer Stratis Myrivilis. Myrivilis was born in Sykaminia – the village up the hill from the ‘skala’ - in Author: Smitaki.


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The Mermaid Madonna half-pagan, half-Christian, half-wild, half-civilized, half of sea, half of land, symbolizes the tensions in the psyches of the Greek people. The female heroine desires to be free, but, following tragedy, takes refuge in the church/5(6).

The Mermaid Madonna half-pagan, half-Christian, half-wild, half-civilized, half of sea, half of land, symbolizes the tensions in the psyches of the Greek people. The female heroine desires to be free, but, following tragedy, takes refuge in the church.5/5(3).

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The Mermaid Madonna half-pagan, half-Christian, half-wild, half-civilized, half of sea, half of land, symbolizes the tensions in the psyches of the Greek people.

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Athens [Greece]: Efstathiadis Group, (OCoLC) The Mermaid Madonna. [Stratēs Myrivēlēs; Abbott Rick] -- Shortly after World War I, a group of extremely simple, proud, and religious people, driven by the Turks from their native Anatolia, arrives on the island of Skala, in the Aegean Sea.

The pretty church on the harbour is “The Church of the Mermaid Madonna” and became famous when Stratis Myrivilis published his book “The Mermaid Madonna” in Much of his work was written beneath the giant year-old mulberry tree that grows outside the harbourside taverna “Mirivili’s Mulberry”.

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