13th Literature in Athens Festival (LEA) - Εικόνα

The Greek-Ibero-American Festival “Literatura en/em Atenas – LEA” was established in 2008 with the aim of promoting intercultural dialog between Greece and the countries of the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America.

Tribute: The Greek Revolution

On the occasion of the bicentennial of the Greek Revolution, Greek writer Vassilis Papadopoulos, Cuban diplomat Oriol Marero, and Mexican dramatist Luis Edoardo Torres will pay tribute to the “national” poets Dionysios Solomos (Greece), José Martí (Cuba) and Ramón López Velarde (Cuba). 

With the support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, the Embassies of Cuba, Mexico and Peru, the Abanico School, and the Cervantes Institute in Athens.


Sunday 17/10 | 19.00

Free entrance by online pre-registration

online preregistration (Memebers) 

online preregistration  (Public) 

There will be simultaneous interpretation in greek and spanish available.


Pre-registration for the Members starts on Thursday 07/10 at 12.00
Pre-registration for the audience starts on Friday 08/10 at 12.00

 Important information:

  • There is a purchase limit of up to four tickets per person.
  • Doors open at 18.00.
  • Visitors are advised to be at the location up to 10 minutes prior to the commencement of the event.
  • With each booking ticket, you will be given a unique seat.
  • Changes in seat numbers or movements during the event are not allowed.
  • Pre-registration is required for both adults and children, in compliance with all necessary measures of safety in accordance with the Hellenic National Public Health Organization. No order of priority will be available on-site.
  • All areas of the SNFCC are accessible for disabled guests.

For more information or clarifications, you may contact the SNFCC call center at 216 8091000. 

According to the latest emergency measures to protect public health from the risk of spreading COVID-19, a valid vaccination certificate or disease certificate is required for the public to enter the event venue, as the venue operates as a pure venue. The above applies to adults, as well as to minors from 12 years and over, while minors from 4 to 11 years can alternatively submit a statement of self-test (self test) of the last twenty-four hours, according to the provisions of Joint Ministerial Decision no. . Δ1 α / ΓΠ.οικ.57069 / 2021 (ΦΕΚ 4337 / Β / 18-9-2021). Participants must wear a mask and keep their distance both during attendance and during events and in accordance with the instructions of EODY.

A parallel identity check will be carried out on the persons who show the required certificates, as provided by law.

Due to public health measures, there may be changes regarding either the staging of the event, or the maximum number of participants.

The event is part of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) grant. Along with the majority of its events, offered free of charge thanks to the SNF grants, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center also organizes certain events with affordable tickets, thus enriching its revenue sources and ensuring its financial sustainability.

See also

Wednesday 12/06, 18:00

First-Aid Course


Sunday 09/06, 13:00

Fun Dance


Tuesday 04/06, 19:00

Mini Basket