Free Essay: There are many meanings inside stories; “Gregory” by Panos Ioannides is a heart-wrenching short story that follows the protagonist. Even a brief reading of Panos Ioannides’ collection, Gregory and Other Stories should set us straight on the true nature of Cyprus, however. His Cyprus is a. Panos Ioannides wrote a story about loyalty, friendship and irony, which he called, simply, “Gregory.” The story takes place in Cypriot prisoner of war camp.

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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. The reader will enjoy the honesty of the author and the explicit details about Cyprus’ history and culture. So glad I got this book, it was so neat and I enjoyed this book of short stories.

Gregory: and Other Stories by Panos Ioannides

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Ioannided is one of those books I would keep in my collections just so that I can go back an re-read some of the stories. Gregory and other stories does pano that and many more. International Rubery Book Award Nominee AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Look for the Kindle MatchBook icon on print and Kindle book detail pages of qualifying books. Mehrshad Bagherzadeh rated it it was ok Nov 07, I love anthologies, mythology and folklore.

Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. The irony of it is that no one ever checked up on the orders to have Gregory killed. Dennis rated it liked it Jun 08, Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. His Cyprus is a landscape made up of sleeper-agents and spies, of morally confused executioners and slippery leaders. Hi grdgory, would you like to get such a paper?


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It’s a journey through time and in all honesty, done in a masterful way. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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We use cookies to give you the best experience possible. If you need this or any other sample, we can send it to you via email. Ariel rated it really liked it Sep 03, Received from Goodreads Giveaway! Panos Ioannides was born in Famagusta, Cyprus, in A documentary on the Chapel of Asinou, directed by Panos Ioannides. I have used one of these stories in my TESL classes. Colleen Wu rated it liked it Sep 06, He has been writing literature, mostly prose and theatre, since Colette Ni rated it it was amazing Feb 28, Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Because despite the highly localised nature of these stories, the themes are universal, just like Homer’s.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Documentary filmed by the writer in Tillyria district, Paphos, during the bombing of this district of Cyprus by the Turkish air force in His stories stretch back hundreds, sometimes thousands of years, and yet they always tackle contemporary themes.


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Gregory: and Other Stories

He writes in deceptively iannides prose, which penetrates beyond the obvious to inner truths that leave the reader with much to think about. Leslie rated it liked it Feb 24, Tamsin rated it really liked it Dec 22, Ironicaly that decision cost him his life instead of saving it like he thought.

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Ioannides’ language is deceptively simple but packed with hidden meanings and rich imagery. Editorial Reviews Review [ Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Understandably so Panos Ioannides has been honored with a great number of literary awards Yet ignoring the order to place his body on public display, as an example, they bury their friend and victim. Before he shoots Gregory the narrator makes a statement that summarises the irony in the story.