Sofka Zinovieff Q&A The House on Paradise Street was our book club pick for April 2012. Author Sofka Zinovieff – a Brit married to a Greek and bringing up her children in Athens, who previously wrote a non-fiction about her Russian grandmother – answered our questions about the book. http://www.gransnet.com/webchats/sofka-zinovieff Q: I really enjoyed The House
Greek Europe Reporter By Areti Kotseli on April 17, 2012 http://eu.greekreporter.com/2012/04/17/book-of-greek-modern-history-to-be-read-on-daily-bbc-show/ Every night starting April 16, millions of listeners of BBC-Radio 4 across the world will be listening to a Greek novel. Two actors will be reading abstracts from Sofka Zinovieff’s novel “The House on Paradise Street” for 15 minutes every night for two weeks. The novel, which
http://news247.gr/health/Media-Internet/h_afhghsh_enos_ellhnikou_mythistorhmatos_sto_bbc.1735469.html Κάθε βράδυ από σήμερα Δευτέρα 16 Απιλίου, εκατομμύρια ακροατών του ΒΒC-Radio 4 σε όλον το κόσμο, θα ακούνε ένα ελληνικό μυθιστόρημα. Στην πασίγνωστη εκπομπή “Book at Bedtime”, δύο ηθοποιοί θα διαβάζουν για δύο εβδομάδες 15λεπτα αποσπάσματα από το βιβλίο της Sofka Zinovieff, “The House on Paradise street” (“Tο σπίτι στην οδό Παραδείσου”- στην
Talking about Greece and The House on Paradise Street with Mariella Frostrup on Radio 4’s Open Book. Listen after 11 mins To listen click HERE
Interview with Zeinab Badawi on BBC World and BBC 4 on Thursday 16th March, to discuss an author’s view of the Greek crisis.
Sofka Zinovieff Monday, 5 March, 2012 http://www.untitledbooks.com/blog/2012/03/the-tides-of-old-wars.html Sofka Zinovieff’s novel The House on Paradise Street is an epic tale of modern Greece from the Second World War to the current financial crisis. She ponders the topicality of historical events. It took me twenty-five years of loving Greece before I dared write a novel about it.
An interview on ERT World’s Odyssey, with Dora Anagnostopoulou, to discuss The House on Paradise Street on 29th February 2012. s » click here to view the clip (view after 6th minute)
Five-minute Memoir: Sofka Zinovieff recalls the day she became a real Greek http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/features/fiveminute-memoir-sofka-zinovieff-recalls-the-day-she-became-a-real-greek-7299183.html
Suggestions that the Acropolis be sold off have not been taken kindly. The venom coming from Germany has appalled people. Read the whole article on The Independent.