. . . and Dreams Are Dreams

. . . and Dreams Are Dreams


By Vasiles Vasilikos; Vassilis Vassilikos; Mary Kitroeff (Translator)

Seven Stories Press, Hardcover, 9781888363005, 261pp.

Publication Date: January 1996


Greece's most acclaimed living novelist gives us a magical realist portrait of contemporary Europe and contemporary Europeans. Here are seven tales that explore the themes of materialism, post Cold War politics, love, religious faith, and the power of imagination. In the tradition of Gabriel García Márquez and Luigi Pirandello, Vassilikos writes of the fantasies within reality, the spirit in existence, and the art within life.

About the Author

Vassilis Vassilikos was born on the island of Thasos in 1933. He is Greece's most acclaimed novelist. . He has published more than ninety books, including novels, short stories, essays, poetry, and plays. His most famous novel Z, has been translated into thirty-two languages. He lives in Athens and Paris.