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Odysseas Elytis on war and peace.

“I have something transparent and inexplicable to say

Like a bird song in time of war. ”— Odysseas Elytis

Mar 18, 1996

Odysseas Elytis, Greek poet and translator, Nobel Prize laureate in Literature (1979), died at age 84.

Books

  • The Oxopetra Elegies and West of Sorrow
  • What I Love: Selected Poems

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