Portrait of Dina Gerolymou

Dina Gerolymou

Dina Gerolymou came to Australia from Greece in 1992 carrying a backpack full of poetry books and some music records. She studied journalism, history and education and been a broadcaster/journalist all her professional life in Greece and Australia. She has worked for SBS Radio’s news and current affairs and the Greek language program, as well as Neos Kosmos newspaper.

Dina often appears as a social commentator on 3ZZZ and 3XY. She writes poetry in Greek and English, and fiction mostly in English. She is currently working on a poetry collection while her non-fiction book The Battle of Crete: The Untold Stories is due to be released.