Cyprus News Agency

Trending-news
     CNA   Five exploratory drillings to be carried out in the next two years, Minister of Energy says     CNA   --`We are aiming to the solution of the Cyprus Problem and to good collaboration with Turkey`, Christodoulides notes     CNA        CNA   Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations to visit Cyprus next week     CNA   --The Cyprus Institute to document churches in occupied Cyprus     CNA   --Tourist arrivals decrease in June and in the first six months of the year     CNA   -

Cypriot author awarded Commonwealth Short Story Prize
CNA - Cyprus/NICOSIA 10/07/2019 12:35


Cypriot author Constantia Soteriou’s “Death Customs” was awarded the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, it was announced on Tuesday evening, in Quebec.

According to a press release published at the international competition’s website ‘Death Customs’, was translated from Greek into English by Lina Protopapa, a translator and cultural critic based in Cyprus.

It is a story about the women of Cyprus; mothers or wives who were left to believe that their beloved persons were missing after the 1974 war, while the state had clear evidence about their death.

(CNA)

*The full text of the news item is available in the paid version of the CNA web service. Subscription Form

*CNA reserves the copyright to the news stories it files, which is granted to subscribers for specific use only.
   

Closing:17/07/2019
Volume:228.786,11
CSE:70.770  -0.510%
FTSE/CySE:42.500  -0.450%
Nicosia33°C
Larnaca28°C