Margarita Karapanou Papers

Αρχείο Μαργαρίτας Καραπάνου


Collection Number: GR GL MK 118
Name(s)of Creator(s): Margarita Karapanou (1946-2008)
Title: Margarita Karapanou Papers
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Language(s): Greek, French, English
Summary: The collection consists of correspondence (family, personal and professional), literary manuscripts and typescripts, and press cuttings.
Quantity: 3 linear meters
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of Konstantinos Moralis, 2015
Information about Access: The collection is being processed and not available for research.

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Margarita Karapanou (1946-2008) was a Greek novelist. She was the daughter of lawyer and poet Giorgos Karapanos and novelist Margarita Lymberaki. She grew up and raised in Athens and Paris, and studied in Paris and London. Some of her novels are: Kassandra and the Wolf (translated in four languages), the Sleepwalker, Rien ne va plus. In 1988 she received the Prix du Meilleur livre étranger for her book, Le Somnambule.