strange days in Europe

CREATIVE EUROPE LITERATURE TRANSLATION PROJECT project: STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE Our project consists of books that will be translated both from the Greek into Spanish and from lesser spoken languages, English, French and Spanish into Greek. This way, we hope to create bonds between the original and target languages. We will translate books from Danish… Continue reading strange days in Europe

Strange days Books in Frankfurt/Strange Days in Europe

''Strange Days in Europe'' event in Frankfurt International Book Fair, Saturday, 17 October 6 μ.μ. UTC+03 – 7 μ.μ. UTC+03 This event is mostly dedicated to our project "Strange Days in Europe’’ that consists of five books translated from different European languages (French, English, Spanish, Albanian, Danish) into Greek and three books translated from the… Continue reading Strange days Books in Frankfurt/Strange Days in Europe

STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE – BOOK 4

Strange Days present for the first time in Greece a collection of selected poems by the Nobel Prize-winning Spanish poet Vicente Aleixandre. Spanish Nobel-prize winning poet, Vicente Alexeixanrde is a poet whose sublime work has oddly enough never been translated in Greek in spite of its undisputed literary quality. We are proud to present his… Continue reading STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE – BOOK 4

Strange days & Sand Festival in Europe!

This year's 6th Sand Festival returns to the island of Crete and will take place on 21, 22 and 23 August at the beach of Kommos*. The Festival this year is dedicated to the book series Strange Days in Europe, a special series of translated books supported by the European Commission's Creative Europe programme. Authors,… Continue reading Strange days & Sand Festival in Europe!

STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE – PART 3

Strange Days present the third book in the Strange Days in Europe series, Les cahiers d'un mammifere / (A mammal’s notebook)"A mammal’s notebook", with texts by pioneering composer and satirical writer Erik Satie. Satie, who was one of the most characteristic figures of French culture in the first decades of the 20th century, was recognized… Continue reading STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE – PART 3

STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE – BOOK 2!

BOOK 2/ BJORN RASMUSSEN/ THE SKIN IS THE ELASTIC CI\OVERING THAT ENCASES THE ENTIRE BODY/ DENMARK Strange Days Books proudly present the second book of the series Strange Days in Europe a literary translation program that it co-funded by Creative Europe of European Union. Huden er det elastiske hylster der omgiver hele legemet, is a… Continue reading STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE – BOOK 2!

FIRST BOOK! DONAL RYAN’ S SPINNING HEART

This is the first book of the ‘’Strange Days in Europe’’ translation series that consists of a total of eight books; five of them are written by authors from five different European countries and three were originally published in Greek by “strange days books’’ and will be translated into Spanish. This book series is co-financed… Continue reading FIRST BOOK! DONAL RYAN’ S SPINNING HEART

Eyelands 10th International Short Story Contest: Results

We are glad to announce the results of Eyelands.gr & Strange Days Books th short story contest (international section). Theme: Numbers FIRST PRIZE The Long Lost Bottom  by Kathryn Holzman / USA PRIZES  Sixteen, by Kate Wickers / UNITED KINGDOM/ 57, by Anna Voronko / USA/ Living By Numbers , by Liz Gwinnell / UNITED… Continue reading Eyelands 10th International Short Story Contest: Results

Andriana Minou is the painter of «Strange Days in Europe» covers!

Strange Days Books presented the book «Underage Noirs» seven years ago.  It was the very first book by a young Greek writer living in London. Since then, Andriana Minou has written several books and her constantly rising course makes us very proud of … discovering her in 2013. It was a matter of luck, of… Continue reading Andriana Minou is the painter of «Strange Days in Europe» covers!