By Frances Karlen Santamaria
First released in 1970, A Room in Athens is the striking magazine of a free-
spirited, younger American lady in another country in Greece along with her author husband in 1964. encouraged by means of the sixties’ fashion for the exuberant land of Zorba and Lawrence Durrell, they search an Aegean idyll–but their plans threaten to move awry whilst she learns she is pregnant. Settling in Athens, she offers start to a boy on the country’s in simple terms natural-childbirth clinic–an underground safe haven governed by way of a mysterious Madame Kladaki.
Afterward, as a brand new mom in a wierd land, she struggles to reconcile the parable of Greece, historic and sleek, with modern Athens, even whereas their idyll recedes. In 1974, A Room in Athens used to be excerpted within the landmark anthology Revelations: Diaries of girls. This re-creation, with an advent by means of the author’s son, unlocks a little-known gem in women’s memoir literature for a brand new generation.
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A Room in Athens: A Memoir by Frances Karlen Santamaria