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Monster & Colossus

Letters Between Greek Writer Costas Taktsis and Australian Artist Carl Plate and Their Families...

Cassi Plate



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Australian Scholarly Publishing
05 March 2020
Costas Taktsis, arguably the most important post-war Greek writer, called himself a Sacred Monster, and his life-long friend Carl Plate - an important painter, Gallerist and influencer of modern art in Sydney - the Colossus of Woronora.
By:   Cassi Plate
Imprint:   Australian Scholarly Publishing
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 229mm,  Width: 152mm, 
ISBN:   9781925984279
ISBN 10:   1925984273
Pages:   293
Publication Date:   05 March 2020
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Cassi Plate is a writer, curator and former ABC broadcaster. This is her second book of cultural history, after 'Restless Spirits' (2005). 'Monster and Colossus' is inspired by the discovery of 100 letters between her father and the writer of the first modern Greek novel. She lives and works between Sydney and the South Coast.

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