EllinikoTheatro is an international performing arts organization based in New York and Athens. Since its inception in 1979, it has sought to serve as an innovative carrier of cultural diplomacy, expanding the temporal, spatial and social boundaries of Hellenic Theatre.


Theatre Of Peace

Suggested Readings

On Homer:
Vivante, Paolo, Homer, New Haven : Yale University Press, c1985
Lord, Albert Bates, The singer of tales, Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c1988
Hanson, Victor Davis, Who killed Homer? : the demise of classical education and the recovery of Greek wisdom San Francisco [Calif.] : Encounter Books, c2001

On the ILIAD:
Bespaloff, Rachel, On the Iliad. [New York] Pantheon Books [1947]
Weil, Simone, The Iliad; or, The poem of force. [Translated by Mary McCarthy] Wallingford, Pa., Pendle Hill [1981,c1956]
Whitman, Cedric Hubbell, Homer and the heroic tradition, Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1958
Knox, Bernard, “Introduction” to The Iliad / Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; New York, N.Y. : Viking, 1990

Fitzgerald, Robert, “Afterword” at the end of his translation of The Odyssey, Homer, New York : Doubleday, 1963
Austin, Norman, Archery at the dark of the moon : poetic problems in Homer’s Odyssey
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1975
Walcott, Derek, Omeros ,New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, c1990
Walcott, Derek, The Odyssey: A Stage Version,New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, c1993
Nagy, Gregory , Poetry as performance : Homer and beyond
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996