Alíki Vougioukláki

Analyzing a song to a sparrow: ‘I’m for you the girl, you’re for me the joy’

2019.03.15 | By Gregory Nagy §0. I analyze here a song that is visualized inside a very short video-audio fragment taken from a Greek film made in 1960. (I thank my friends Lucia Athanassaki and Ewen Bowie for introducing me to this film.) I say “fragment” here because the micro-story that is being told by the song, within the compressed space of only a little over two minutes, 2:16, is… Read more