February 23, 2014
July 5th 2012 marked the 50th anniversary of Algeria’s independence. Albert Camus’s 100th birthday was celebrated a year later, on November...
Art
February 18, 2014
In the year 1900, when the phantoms of the nineteenth century were still controlling the destiny of Honduras, Juan Ramón Molina (1876-1908...
Reviews
February 4, 2014
In his debut collection of poems Topaz , Brian Komei Dempster writes: “I feel war’s incision.” These poems cut open the past line by line,...
Poetry
October 29, 2013
Translator's Preface Euphrase Kezilahabi (b. 1944) is a major Swahili author, a pioneer both in fiction – where his works move from social...
Poetry
September 5, 2013
Editor's Preface For his twelfth birthday, our mother decked my brother’s cake with a squad of Marines. We sang, he blew out the candles,...
Conversations
May 23, 2013
I met Gëzim Hajdari on a cold day in January 2013, in Frosinone, a medium-sized province in Ciociaria about eighty kilometers south of Rome...
Reportage
May 1, 2013
Photographs by Rodrigo Grajales Murillo Living in La Bella, a township of the city of Pereira, Colombia, María Isabel never thought that...
Reviews
March 14, 2013
Ghassan Zaqtan’s paralyzing poetry, translated by Fady Joudah, is laden with ruminations on death. “I’ve been dead for a long time, as you...
retrospectives
March 14, 2013
ECCIDIO 1940 Papà Gheorghe: Sparano contro la folla. Devo scegliere se morire o raccontarvi tutto… Ip - Romania, 14 settembre 1940 MASSACRE...