INKROCI N.29 – MAY 2018

Stories

H.G. Wells – The Flowering of the Strange Orchid

The buying of orchids always has in it a certain speculative flavour. You have before you the brown shrivelled lump of tissue, and for...

Giorgio Olivari – Nenad

Grandma went to town yesterday and never came back. What happened? I don’t know. Alma tells me not to worry. She says: “Don’t be scared,...

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EDITORIAL

The Border

Crossing the border: crossing the frontier, going beyond the border line. An interpreter, similarly to a translator, is always a symbolic boundary: he/she lies between...

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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

Aoibheann McCann – Marina

Marina enters the world experiencing a trauma: the trauma of separation from a submarine world,...
Leonardo Sciascia

Leonardo Sciascia – Black on Black

“The emperor is naked”, the intellectual said Black on Black was published in 1979, when...
mauro-covacich

Mauro Covacich – The Bride

Seventeen stories of admirable normality This collection of seventeen stories features, among them, attacks perpetrated...

Charles Dickens – Great Expectations

If Charles Dickens were a season, he would be autumn, and if he were a...
Jack London books

Jack London – The Paths Men Take

The Paths Men Take is a book that presents a wide selection of photographs taken...
Stefano Tevini

Stefano Tevini – Recap of previous episodes

Photographs from the future The world is rotten. It is dominated by multinationals, corporations and media....

Vona Groarke – Selected Poems

Opening Out This Selected volume reflects the development of Vona Groarke’s poetic sensibility over a period...

Erri De Luca – A Cloud as a Carpet

A cloud as a carpet is a collection of the most significant passages of the...

Ross Macdonald – The Moving Target

Detective Harper is instructed by Elaine Sampson, a high society lady, to find her husband...

Francesco Piccolo – The Desire to Be like Everyone

The right to be happy like everyone This book is neither a novel nor an essay,...

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