This collection was donated to the AUTh Library in October 2016 along with the Megas Ioannis Collection.
This collection includes the personal papers of the poet Ntinos Christianopoulos; poems, literary drafts, books, the archives of the literary journal 'Diagonios', diaries, mail, photos, interviews, recordings involving mostly rebetiko music and Vassilis Tsitsanis.
The collection is being processed.
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Ntinos Christianopoulos (real name: Konstantinos Dimitriadis) was born in Thessaloniki in 1931, son of refugees from Eastern Thrace. He studied Philology at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and worked as a librarian at the Municipal Library from 1958 till 1965. He also worked as an editor. In 1958 he founded the Diagonios Publishing House and he directed the literary journal 'Diagonios'. The 'Diagonios' journal was published until 1983. During this period (1958-1983), a literary circle was created in Thessaloniki, known as the "Literary circle of Diagonios".
In June 2011 he was awarded an honorary doctorate by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki from the School of Philology. He passed away on August 11, 2020, at the age of 89.
[Source: Greek Wikipedia]