Turkey Book Talk

Haris Rigas on the Istanbul of 19th century Greek scholar Skarlatos Byzantios

July 2, 2019

Haris Theodorelis-Rigas on Skarlatos Byzantios' "Constantinople" (Istos), a monumental social and historical description of Istanbul written in the mid-19th century. Haris is the translator of the first volume and one of the founders of Istos, a publishing house focusing on the Greek Orthodox heritage of Istanbul and Anatolia.

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