It is with great sadness that I inform you about the death of the acclaimed author and dear and most generous friend and collaborator Stratis Haviaras. Stratis Haviaras died earlier today in Athens, where he had been living the last twenty years, after he retired
from Harvard. At Harvard he was the Curator of the Woodberry Poetry Room and the Henry Weston Farnsworth Room from 1974 until his retirement. In 1992 he founded
Stratis will be greatly missed by all his friends, colleagues, and admirers!
George Seferis Professor of Modern Greek Studies and Professor of Comparative Literature
Faculty Associate, The Weatherhead Center for International Affairs
Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies
Member of the Governing Board, European Cultural Center of Delphi