Author(s) : Bika Georgia (24/9/2002)Translation : Velentzas Georgios (21/5/2008)
For citation: Bika Georgia, "Callinus", 2008,Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=8564>
Probably the earliest elegiac poet. He was born and lived in Ephesus in the 7th c. BC. Few works have survived in heroic tone and Homeric style.
Date and Place of Death
early 6th c. BC
Date and Place of Birth
mid-7th c. BC – Ephesus
3. Evaluation – Judgements
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