Book presentation for Chimera (Kastaniotis: 2019), with critical readings by Orfeas Apergis, Iris Lykouriotis and Mario Hatziprokopiou: November 21, 2019, at the Polis Art Cafe, Athens.
The book presentation has been followed by a Symposium, a performative dinner with dialogic readings at the “Epirus” Restaurant, inside the Varvakeios Central Meat Market of Athens.
Pages of the book Chimera, printed enlarged on A3 size, have been distributed to the attendees. The pages were also used as placemats (sous-plats) for the meal. Before the dishes were served, all the attendees improvising read aloud excerpts from the poems in front of them. A feast followed.