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Perhaps this is the only HERBARIUM which, instead of plants, contains articles about people, works, or situations that may be worth mentioning and exposed to a common view.

Ο Λόγος του Δαμαστή (Επίσης Γνωστού και ως Προκρούστης) - Ζμπίγκνιεβ Χέρμπερτ, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Καλλιτέχνη

Damastes (Also Known as Procrustes) Speaks

Because we still consider this period incomprehensible and the formation of its Normality, rather deliberately Non-Normal, we instruct to one of the most ecumenical important Polish poet Zbigniew Herbert to speak for us with his major poem “Damastes (Also Known as Procrustes) Speaks”.

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God Save The Queen - The Sex Pistols Punk-Rock Band in Concert

God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols on the Thames River

Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.

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Ακόμα Ανατέλλω, Ένα Ποίημα της Μάγιας Αγγέλου - Μάγια Αγγέλου, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο της Καλλιτέχνιδος

Still I Rise, A Poem by Maya Angelou

At a time when the American police seem to have gone hunting for black citizens with painful results, we publish here the poem of the important African-American writer and civil rights activist Maya Angelou, entitled “Still I Rise”. The poem is included in its poetic collection of 1978, that bears the title “And Still I Rise: A Book of Poems”.

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Μπλε Πολυκατοικία - Άποψη Τμήματος

The Blue Condominium by K. Panagiotakos

The Blue Condominium in Exarchia, the famous building of the pioneer of Modernism in Greece K. Panagiotakou, is the main topic of the article, along of course with the reactions that were expressed, by all those who the intense Blue color of the project, seemed to bother them a little bit more than fiercely.

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Ελεωνόρα Ποίημα του Νίκου Εγγονόπουλου - Νίκος Εγγονόπουλος, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Καλλιτέχνη

Eleonora, A Poem by Nikos Engonopoulos

During this incomprehensible period, we are accompanied by the “Eleonora” poem of the great Greek surrealist artist Nikos Engonopoulos, which is included in its poetic collection, that bears the timely surreal title “Do Not Distract the Driver”. … And what can we do if “The Driver is Asleep”?

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Πορτρέτο του Pierre Magnol

The French Botanist Pierre Magnol (1638-1715)

One of the pioneers of botanical science, the important French in origin Pierre Magnol (1638 – 1715), will be the protagonist of the two following tributes on his life and work, which, as with some of his caliber, both the one and the other are inseparably intertwined.

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The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Safe Distance of Trees from Houses & Buildings

The article provides information on the safe distance from houses & buildings at which trees can be planted so that the person concerned does not later find himself in the very unpleasant position of having to cut some of them down or worse, to move – at least until restoration of any damages on walls or foundations.

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The People of the Abyss – A Nonfiction Book by Jack London

Few books have so realistically described the condition of the working class in circumstancess of almost absolute poverty as Jack London’s famous book “The People of the Abyss”, from which an excerpt is given here, together with a video lecture by Cecelia Tichi, professor of American Studies, about his overall work.

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The Management of Black Spot of Rose

The following unique and unrepeatable (literally) article deals with the Rose Black Spot disease (the ascomycete fungus Diplocarpon rosae – Marssonina rosae), plus the description of the parasite establishment and the symptoms caused by its infection on the poor and unlucky commercial or domestic growing plants.

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Perhaps this is the only HERBARIUM which, instead of plants, contains articles about people, works, or situations that may be worth mentioning and exposed to a common view.

Ο Λόγος του Δαμαστή (Επίσης Γνωστού και ως Προκρούστης) - Ζμπίγκνιεβ Χέρμπερτ, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Καλλιτέχνη

Damastes (Also Known as Procrustes) Speaks

Because we still consider this period incomprehensible and the formation of its Normality, rather deliberately Non-Normal, we instruct to one of the most ecumenical important Polish poet Zbigniew Herbert to speak for us with his major poem “Damastes (Also Known as Procrustes) Speaks”.

Read More »
God Save The Queen - The Sex Pistols Punk-Rock Band in Concert

God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols on the Thames River

Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.

Read More »
Ακόμα Ανατέλλω, Ένα Ποίημα της Μάγιας Αγγέλου - Μάγια Αγγέλου, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο της Καλλιτέχνιδος

Still I Rise, A Poem by Maya Angelou

At a time when the American police seem to have gone hunting for black citizens with painful results, we publish here the poem of the important African-American writer and civil rights activist Maya Angelou, entitled “Still I Rise”. The poem is included in its poetic collection of 1978, that bears the title “And Still I Rise: A Book of Poems”.

Read More »
Μπλε Πολυκατοικία - Άποψη Τμήματος

The Blue Condominium by K. Panagiotakos

The Blue Condominium in Exarchia, the famous building of the pioneer of Modernism in Greece K. Panagiotakou, is the main topic of the article, along of course with the reactions that were expressed, by all those who the intense Blue color of the project, seemed to bother them a little bit more than fiercely.

Read More »
Ελεωνόρα Ποίημα του Νίκου Εγγονόπουλου - Νίκος Εγγονόπουλος, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Καλλιτέχνη

Eleonora, A Poem by Nikos Engonopoulos

During this incomprehensible period, we are accompanied by the “Eleonora” poem of the great Greek surrealist artist Nikos Engonopoulos, which is included in its poetic collection, that bears the timely surreal title “Do Not Distract the Driver”. … And what can we do if “The Driver is Asleep”?

Read More »
Πορτρέτο του Pierre Magnol

The French Botanist Pierre Magnol (1638-1715)

One of the pioneers of botanical science, the important French in origin Pierre Magnol (1638 – 1715), will be the protagonist of the two following tributes on his life and work, which, as with some of his caliber, both the one and the other are inseparably intertwined.

Read More »

The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Safe Distance of Trees from Houses & Buildings

The article provides information on the safe distance from houses & buildings at which trees can be planted so that the person concerned does not later find himself in the very unpleasant position of having to cut some of them down or worse, to move – at least until restoration of any damages on walls or foundations.

Read More »

The People of the Abyss – A Nonfiction Book by Jack London

Few books have so realistically described the condition of the working class in circumstancess of almost absolute poverty as Jack London’s famous book “The People of the Abyss”, from which an excerpt is given here, together with a video lecture by Cecelia Tichi, professor of American Studies, about his overall work.

Read More »

The Management of Black Spot of Rose

The following unique and unrepeatable (literally) article deals with the Rose Black Spot disease (the ascomycete fungus Diplocarpon rosae – Marssonina rosae), plus the description of the parasite establishment and the symptoms caused by its infection on the poor and unlucky commercial or domestic growing plants.

Read More »
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