Latest in Tag: Alexis Zorba Highlight

Latest in Tag: Alexis Zorba

Zorba the Greek: reflecting Greek exhilaration at its best

It all started when writer Nikos Kazantzakis went on a business trip to Crete, to escape his bookish life. During his travels, he meets the story’s protagonist, Alexis Zorba, who fascinated him, and became Kazantzakis’ companion in Crete. Zorba’s character is the contrary to Kazantzakis, just as in Miguel de Cervantes’ novel Don Quijote de …

Maya Nawar

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