Menis Koumandareas


Age: 83

Summary: Greek acclaimed writer who had earned numerous awards for his prose and was an active proponent of the resistance against the 1967-1974 military dictatorship, who received the National Writing Award for The Glass Factory in 1976 and for Twice a Greek in 2002, among other distinctions and also saw his work featured at the 2001 Frankfurt Book Fair.

Cause of Death: Homicide

Born: January 4, 1931

Died: December 5, 2014

Athens, Greece