Search
  • Shiny

Nikos Kazantzakis | Greek Writer

Updated: Oct 30, 2019

Nikos Kazantzakis [born in 1883] was a famous Greek writer, considered a giant of modern Greek literature, who was nominated for the Nobel Prize for nine different years.



Photo title: Nikos Kazantzakis

Photo by: Kazantzakis Museum, Nikos Kazantzakis, CC BY 3.0


His most known novels are "Zorba the Greek", "Christ Recrucified", "Captain Michalis" and "The Last Temptation of Christ". He also wrote plays, travel books and philosophical essays. He became very famous in the western world due to the cinema films "Zorba the Greek" and "The Last Temptation of Christ".


#Authors #Heraklion #Crete #People #GreatGreeks

© 2016 - 2020 by Meton Inc.    Go to Top    Athens | Αθήνα