Authors

But a handful of all the authors/poets who have written about/been inspired by the
Mediterranean world …

 

Giuseppe Ungaretti Homeros Shakespeare Stendhal Aristotle Callimachus Nâzım Hikmet Giacomo Leopardi Hesiod Lars Forssell Ezra Pound Dionysius of Halicarnassus Adunis Odysseas Elitis Guido Gozzano Mohammed Al-Maghout Naim Frashëri Ludwig Achim von Arnim Rafael Alberti Gunnar Ekelöf Samuel Johnson Khalil Gibran Giovanni Pascoli Henrik Ibsen Constantine P. Cavafy Eugenio Montale Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Federico García Lorca Percy Bysshe Shelley Ernest Hemingway Victor Hugo Salvatore Quasimodo Lord Byron Guillaume Apollinaire Pindar Ludovico Ariosto Jean Racine Catullus Nikos Engonopoulos Nikos Kazantzakis Apollonius of Rhodes Samuel Taylor Coleridge Wislawa Szymborska Sappho Naguib Mahfouz Luis de Góngora John Keats Alexander Pope Petronius Giosuè Carducci Horace D. H. Lawrence Alfred de Musset Aleksander Wat Lawrence Durrell Robert Browning Ahmed Shawqi Paul Verlaine Odysseas Elytis Plato Dimitris Lipertis Théophile Gautier Francesco Petrarca Dun Karm Psaila Rainer Maria Rilke Christoforos Liontakis Albert Camus Bacchylides Virgil Antonio Machado Jeronim de Rada Rafael Alberti Orhan Veli Kanık Ugo Foscolo Friedrich Schiller Kostas Karyotakis Hans Christian Andersen Giacomo da Lentini Giovanni Boccaccio Bernard Spencer Seamus Heaney Alfred Tennyson Allen Tate Celine Axelos Euripides Oscar Wilde Thomas Hardy Yunus Emre Somerset Maugham W. S. Merwin Yaşar Kemal Giorgos Seferis Aeschylus Francisco de Quevedo Zbigniew Herbert Paul Valéry Orhan Pamuk W. H. Auden Gérard de Nerval Inger Christensen Elizabeth Barrett Browning Boris Pasternak Alberto Moravia Sophocles Torquato Tasso Camilo José Cela Christina Rossetti Theophrastos Tibullus François Villon Italo Calvino Antipater of Sidon Lucian André Chénier John Milton Menander Vitsentzos Kornaros Ben Jonson Frédéric Mistral Julius Caesar Aleksander Stavre Drenova Carl Snoilsky Theocritus Costas Montis Alcman Helen Barolini Alphonse de Lamartine Dante Alighieri Robert Graves Antonio Barolini Cesare Pavese Jean Cocteau Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Ivan Bunin Rosalía de Castro Osman Türkay Dimitris Lipertis Holger Drachmann Sully Prudhomme Mohammed Dib Milan Begović Henry James Sextus Propertius Artur Lundkvist Edith Wharton Seneca the Younger Kostas Varnalis Luigi Pirandello Henry Miller Umberto Saba Grazia Deledda Edith Södergran Anacreon Alexander Pushkin Bertolt Brecht Tomas Tranströmer Joseph Brodsky Mark Twain Edwin Denby