Yannis Ritsos, poet of Romiosini (1909-1990)



"For we sing, not to stand apart from people -- but to bring together people"





Note by Alexis Eudald Sola, 2000


New York Times obituary, 1990


In Florence with his Greek publisher and Italian translator, 1978


Receiving pioneer cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin in Athens, 1962


Visiting hometown Monemvasia after twenty years, 1954




Photos taken from Kathimerini's "Seven Days" (November 12, 2000)