INKROCI N.24 – JUNE/JULY 2017

Stories

Robert E. Howard – The One Black Stain

They carried him out on the barren sand where the rebel captains died; Where the grim gray rotting gibbets stand as Magellan reared them on the strand, And...

Anna Ettore – The Gypsy Night

That was my first time there. It was the end of February; the gypsy camp had been reported in the fields behind Chiaravalle abbey....

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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

Aoibheann McCann – Sanctuary

Limbo You will not tell me how you got here. You cannot tell me how you got here, but I do not even ask. Why...

Aoibheann McCann – One of those women

I brought on the bleeding seven times over the years before it stopped altogether. Miriam down the road, then her daughter, would peer out...

Wallace D. Wattles – A new Christ

This times I’ve decided to talk about a great book, yet still widely unknown: A New Christ. To those readers who may discard the book...

Aoibheann McCann – Johnny Claire

We crowded around the screen and watched him putting ‘J.C.’ into the Hall of Fame. He had got the top score in Street Fighter...

Aoibheann McCann

Aoibheann McCann was brought up in Donegal but lives in Galway. She writes fiction, non-fiction and the occasional poem. Her work has been published...

Ahimaaz Ben Paltiel and the Book of Descents

Towards the end of the eighteenth century the discovery of a manuscript found in the Library of Toledo Cathedral by Adolph Neubauer, a librarian...

Reviews

I am mine

I am mine [Io sono mia]

Sofia Scandurra (Rome, 1937-2014) is a writer, screenwriter and documentary maker. This is her only...
Michael Winterbottom

In This World

Some Afghan kids are playing in the muddy refugee camp in Shamshatoo near Peshawar looking...
Conor O'Callaghan

Conor O’Callaghan – Nothing on Earth

Shards A distraught young girl appears on the doorstep of a man living alone, and tells...

Will Eisner – Last Day in Vietnam

War as an experience Eisner, through the collection “War stories”, brings the reader to Vietnam and...
Theodore Sturgeon

Theodore Sturgeon – The Dreaming Jewels

Hope is a dream within reach After having suffered the umpteenth injustice, Horty, a weird adoptive...
Barbara Garlaschelli

Barbara Garlaschelli – Mermaid

Suffering without rhetoric One day in the month of August 1981, Barbara Garlaschelli, who is both...
Lucille Fletcher

Lucille Fletcher – The Girl In Cabin B54

High Anxiety Mysteries A ship's doctor thinks he has permanently buried his past but a creepy...
Dead Men Ride

Dead Men Ride (1971)

Aldo Florio is not a director specialized in western movies, he doesn’t shoot memorable films,...
Ring Lardner - Out of breath

Ring Lardner – Out of breath

Breath of emptiness The characters of this collection of short stories act in the glorious America...
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Erri de Luca – In the name of the mother

We are all Miriàm “In the name of the father”: marks the beginning of the sign...

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