Greek Odyssey by Louis Markos

Greek Odyssey

Fish Out of Water: A Search for the Meaning of Life
by Eric Metaxas

reviewed by Louis Markos

My four grandparents were born in Greece and emigrated to America around 1930, where they married and gave birth to my parents around 1940. The tight-knit Greek community and the ethnocentric nature of the Greek Orthodox Church allowed me to witness, and to a lesser degree participate in, the immigrant experience.

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Louis Markos , Professor in English and Scholar in Residence at Houston Baptist University, holds the Robert H. Ray Chair in Humanities. His 19 books include Lewis Agonistes; Restoring Beauty: The Good, the True, and the Beautiful in the Writings of C. S. Lewis; On the Shoulders of Hobbits: The Road to Virtue with Tolkien and Lewis; and From A to Z to Narnia with C. S. Lewis.

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