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Maria Eliades is a Greek-American writer, journalist, editor, researcher, and non-profit communications professional who lives in New York. Maria covers politics, culture, art, literature, fashion, travel, food, and leisure in Turkey, Greece, and the United States.

Her bylines include work for the Ploughshares blog, The Times Literary Supplement, The Journal of Levantine Studies, The PuritanPRI’s The World, EurasiaNet, and Time Out Istanbul. You can view her Contently portfolio, or just a selection of her writings here.

To contact Maria for freelance editorial or content work, write to her here or on Twitter.

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My mind has been on Greece lately with my work for the Ploughshares Blog. Check out what Christos Ikonomou’s latest translated book, Good Will Come from the Sea, has to say about the aftereffects of the Greek economic crisis and how Louis de Bernieres’s 1994 novel, Corelli’s Mandolin, takes on toxic masculinity.