INKROCI N.31 – SEPTEMBER 2018

Stories

James Baldwin – The Blind Men and the Elephant

There were once six blind men who stood by the road-side every day, and begged from the people who passed. They had often heard...

Joseph Conrad – The Lagoon

The white man, leaning with both arms over the roof of the little house in the stern of the boat, said to the steersman-- "We...

Words from Ireland

Interviews

VISIT THE ITALIAN SITE


Help culture. Help Inkroci to exist.  Every contribution, however small, will make a difference.

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...

COVER

126FollowersFollow
288FollowersFollow

COMICS

Literatures

Eiji Yoshikawa – Musashi

‘I told you. I’ve just become a new man. I stayed in that musty hole for three years. I read books. I thought. I...

Silvio Donà – Living with a non-famous writer

I know what you are thinking:  this article should have been written by my wife. However, it is also true that when you have known...

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...

Reviews

Robert J. Conley – Geronimo. An American legend

Geronimo, an American legend. Twenty years ago, Walter Hill's movie was written by John Milius....

Nicoletta Vallorani – Like a Whale

The value of “whaleness” The dolphin Ciro saves (or maybe not) the whale Alice, orphaned following...
OcchioPinocchio

OcchioPinocchio

Women in Skirts (1991) was a controversial but successful movie. It was the last great...

Richard Stark and Darwyn Cole – Slayground

Hard boiled afternoon lesson: Slayground (in Italian Luna-Parker) by Richard Stark (pseudonym of Donald E....

Loredana Limone – An earthquake at Borgo Propizio

Un terremoto a Borgo Propizio (An earthquake at Borgo Propizio) is the third book of...

Robert A. Heinlein – The moon is a harsh mistress

How a revolution is born In 2075 the moon is used as a penal colony by...

Mika Waltari – The Dark Angel

The end of an era 1453: Constantinople is going to fall into Turkish hands. It’s the...

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,...

Photograph-Art