A poem by Katerina Gogou. What I fear most is becoming “a poet” Locking myself in the room gazing at the sea and forgetting I fear that the stitches over my. Katerina Gogou was born in Athens on the first of June and spent the first years of her childhood in the harshest conditions of the Nazi. Katerina Gogou () was a Greek anarchist poetess who is a representative figure of the ’80s radical political and cultural scene of.

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Gogou, Katerina: Athens’ anarchist poetess, 1940-1993

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Her acting career started when she was still very young. The Internet Movie Database. Her teenage years were spent in down-town Athens of the post-Civil War monarchy, an era of strict censorship, police terror, and exile island camps filled with political prisoners.

The legs open by themselves Like dead oysters The street is filled with coloured underwear Pakistanis 3anti-mosquito chemicals, limping women, snitches And faggots injecting their breasts Filled with carcinomas. Lets not sell our skin so cheeply, damn it! Their human face took its form in conscious retreat. She is a whore in the rotten-houses The german drill for conscripts And the last Endless miles of the katerian highway towards the centre In the suspended meats from Bulgaria.

This is the gang-war. In her second poetic collection, Sui generis was published.


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Its not school conscription. But we are still there. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. February 18th, Tags: Poeticize life and act on it. This site uses gogoj. ExarcheiaAthens, Greece. The recital and musical score won the best music award in the Salonica Film Festival and was soon published in vinyl to become one of the musical fetishes of radical culture in the s. The collection reflected a time of ravaging psychological anguish that led Gogou in and out of clinics for the rest kkaterina her life.

The city which they transformed into a rotting corpse. Katerina Gogou was born in Athens on the first of June and spent the first years of her childhood in the harshest conditions of the Nazi occupation when famine due to conscription of all edibles led to hundreds of thousands of deaths in Athens. The political and economic impasse will be the same, and the hyper-real images caused by abuse of drugs in combination with alcohol, in any language, will remain enigmatic as in the poetry of Gogou.

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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Home Posts Tags Links Contact us. Katerina Gogou died on October 3 at the age of 53 due to an overdose of pills and alcohol, the last among the triad of radical poet-singers alongside Pavlos Sidiropoulos and Nikolas Asimos to exit the changing stage of Exarcheia.


Email required Address never made public. Actress Writer Archive footage. What after the repression of the Haft Tapeh workers and the steelworkers in Ahvaz? Now terror sits on the shoulders of his hunters. The poetry of Katarina Gogou gives a voice to this way of life … We share a short biography of Katarina Gougou by taxikipali, along with a selection of her poetry, posted on libcom.

Civil War – Katerina Gogou

I saw through the glass a bullet hitting my left hand palm, blood and the trash breathing. You are commenting using your Twitter account. Like rats, they say. I know the papers lie, because they say they shot you at the feet. All the more as the cause for his persecution included the justice of ever more people.

June 1in Athens, Greece. Within the strict censorship of the post-civil war monarchy, the only place she could make a living as an actress was the greek comedy industry, a major factor in social reproduction of statist, capitalist and patriarchal values at the time.

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Early life Katerina Gogou was born in Athens, Greece.