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Pina Piccolo – The Poet’s Adventure

The poet had everything ready: a light briefcase, a ticket, an address. Now, while he was sitting on a bench waiting for the train,...

Miriam Bonetti – Central coffee bar

The Central was the historical bar in town, situated like a breach in the walls that surrounded the square along with an agonizing greengrocer’s...

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From the kitchen: Two-tongued Sea

How is a new Inkroci column born? How is an anthology conceived? Reading this story, you’re a witness to the inception of a transnational...

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Literatures

Sudeep Sen – Bharatanatyam dancer

Spaces in the electric air divide themselves in circular rhythms, as the slender grace of your arms and bell-tied ankles describe a geometric topography, real, cosmic, one...

Sudeep Sen

Sudeep Sen’s prize-winning books include: Postmarked India: New & Selected Poems (HarperCollins), Rain, Aria (A. K. Ramanujan Translation Award), Fractals: New & Selected Poems | Translations 1980-2015 (London Magazine...

Riccardo Duranti – Another Dream

In this one you stand not quite against an ancient, slanted mulberry tree in the languid attitude of a Saint Sebastian half armoured by your own hair hands...

Elizabeth Willis – The witch

A witch can charm milk from an ax handle. A witch bewitches a man's shoe. A witch sleeps naked. "Witch ointment" on the back will allow you...

Elizabeth Willis

Elizabeth Willis is the author of six collections of poetry, most recently Alive: New and Selected Poems, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Other books...

Raphael d’Abdon – great poetry

it is a great day at the auditorium the chairman of the poetry foundation reaches the podium “in this place poetry matters” he kicks off “because it speaks to...

Reviews

Floating Landscape

The young Maan is tormented by the death of her boyfriend Sam, a young painter...

Baret Magarian – The Fabrications

Taking tea with the gods: Baret Magarian’s binary realities London has always been the smoky city...

Patrick Süskind – Perfume

Paris, 1738: the fish market. Here, in the smelliest place of the smelliest city in...

King Crimson – In the Court of the Crimson King

I still remember the first listening: an immense emotion overwhelmed me, taking me into another...

Liane Strauss – Frankie, Alfredo

To read Liane Strauss’s poems is to sharpen your mind, deliciously. This chapbook is full...

Alexander Shurbanov – Dendrarium

The Italian edition "Dendrarium" (Musicaos, 2021) by Alexander Shurbanov, has been translated by Francesco Tomada...

Ugly, Dirty and Bad

Down and dirty is too important to simply be defined  by a movie genre. A...

Elizabeth Jane Howard – The Cazalet Chronicles

As written by Hilary Mantel, Elizabeth Jane Howard is a craftswoman, because in order to...

Richard Wright – Native Son

Bigger Thomas grew up in the black ghetto of Chicago where, even though he has...

Arundhathi Subramaniam – Love without a Story

The title of Arundhathi Subramaniam’s adeptly wrought, and wide-ranging collection immediately begs a question. Or...

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