Garden of the Gods at Corfu

(GREEK NEWS AGENDA)   The Durrell School of Corfu (www.durrell-school-corfu.org) will host “The Garden of the Gods,” an international seminar at its Library and Study Centre from May 24 to 29. The School calls for papers on all aspects of botany, horticulture, landscape history and Mediterranean gardens and gardening.    The Durrell School of Corfu offers a variety of activities, ranging from a series of week-long seminars to excursions to explore the rich cultural history of the Mediterranean basin. Lawrence Durrell (1912-90) was one of the most important novelists of the twentieth century. He wrote his personal evocation of Corfu, Prospero’s Cell (1945). Visit the Mediterranean Garden Society: www.mediterraneangardensociety.org