INKROCI N.29 – JUNE 2018

Stories

Gertrude Stein – Every Afternoon: a Dialogue

I get up. So do you get up. We are pleased with each other. Why are you. Because we are hopeful. Have you any reason to be. We have reason...

Silvio Lazzaroni – Alina

My name is Alina and I am Romanian: I know that people look at me even when I buy groceries at the supermarket. I...

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EDITORIAL

Afric McGlinchey – ‘Literary Jury Duty’: Why Reviewing Matters.

I’m guessing that most reviewers are themselves poets. Many of us know that heart-in-mouth feeling of waiting for the critic’s verdict, the one that...

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COMICS

Literatures

Stephen Byrne – Because You’re A Girl

you will bring life into this world, only to lose yours. Because you’re a girl you will suffer mutilation to bleed & scream for a month. Because you’re a girl you...

Stephen Byrne – A Father Calls to his Child on Liveleak

                                    In memoriam 513 Children Gaza 2014 Wake up child wake up cries the father to his child beneath the torn & tattered building within the dust &...

Stephen Byrne – Raise Your Heads

stop looking at the ground stop glaring at your phones stop hiding under rocks stop drowning beneath the sea stop avoiding the eyes of someone in need stop social media...

Mary Stewart – The Merlin trilogy

“My Lord, when you look for what I am looking for, you have to look in strange places. Men can never look at...

Stephen Byrne

Stephen Byrne is a chef and writer originally from Dublin and now lives in Chicago. His debut book Somewhere but not Here was selected...

Bobbie Sparrow – Beat the same drum

It’s not enough to suckle and rear two sons who have never been here before    nor will ever be seen again it’s not enough to hold a...

Reviews

Sadakichi Hartmann – Collected Poems, 1886-1944

Sadakichi Hartmann has been described as ‘one of the most intriguing and overlooked figures in...

The Smiths – The Queen Is Dead

Continuing the journey in the world of British punk and alternative music, after talking about...

Loren D. Estleman – Frames

A cinema detective Valentino is a UCLA archivist and likes to call himself a film detective,...

W.R. Burnett – Conant

Conant is a classic gangster-like thriller that sees a journalist facing a crazy crime organization...

Cinema Paradiso

Talking nowadays about Cinema Paradiso seems rather useless given that everyone has talked about it,...

Bonvi and Francesco Guccini – Stories of Deep Space

Francesco Guccini’s raids in comics art ain’t uncommons, aid and abet his own friends like...
Augusto De Angelis - The Murdered Banker - Six Women and a Book

Augusto De Angelis – The Murdered Banker – Six Women and a Book

In The murdered banker, commissioner Carlo De Vincenzi, a careful investigator of human nature, must...

A Dangerous Toy

A Dangerous Toy is a film that suffers from the climate of insecurity typical of...
The Walled Garden

Catherine Dunne – The Walled Garden

Beth, who has left Ireland and her family to find her own independence in London,...
Morrissey

Morrissey – Low in High School

Names such as the Smiths and Morrissey, may say little or nothing to today's listeners,...

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