Sophia Nikolaidou was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. She teaches literature and creative writing and writes criticism for various newspapers, including Ta Nea. She has published four novels and two collections of short stories, several of which have been translated into eight languages. Her previous novel, Tonight We Have No Friends, won the 2010 Athens Prize for Literature. She presents The Scapegoat, a sweeping saga that brings together the turbulent Greece of the postwar period with the struggles it faces today.
Events Sophia Nikolaidou was involved in
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Writers Patrick Gale, Sharon Johnston, Andrew Motion, Sophia Nikolaidou and Steve Toltz read from their latest works.
Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Martyn Burke, Sharon Johnston, Sophia Nikolaidou and Jim Shepard discuss their latest novels.