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The Golden Shower: Or What Men Want
The first novel by renowned Slovene publisher, politician, and TV personality Luka Novak is an...
Where spaces glow: selected poems
Francis Catalano's poetry speaks of space, place and people. In the extracts from Index and...
Instead of Whom Does the Flower Bloom: The Poems of Vlado Kreslin
Kreslin's poetry is a beautiful aesthetic experience, evocative and subtle, particularly rich in natural imagery....
Dark Menagerie
The poems in Dark Menagerie want to encompass a radical experience of loneliness. It travels...
Impromptu: A Trilingual Edition
This is a trilingual -- Italian, English and French -- edition of Amelia Rosselli's last...
The Absolute Is a Round Die
The Absolute Is a Round Die is a work of metaphysical meditation, a verbal mural...
Critics include Orelli among the so-called post-hermetic poets, aligning him with one of Italy's most distinctive literary schools: the Linea Lombarda. Orelli's poetry, however, eludes pigeonholing. The phonosymbolism enveloping his verse, combined with sharpness of observation, elegance of diction, and irony of tone, make his poetry distinctive and exacting. Readers, scholars and translators are enticed and challenged at every word. This anthology -- the first in English -- charts Orelli's poetic journey from his debut collection in 1944 to the last poems written shortly before his death. Selected and introduced by Orelli's foremost scholar, Pietro De Marchi, and translated and...

"Hanging by a thread of drool / unconsciously supported by a branch / snails not yet fully / consubstantiated / into nothing swaying / we test our virtue."
Pondering the Weight of Being: Selected Poems (1944-2013)

Giorgio Orelli, Marco Sonzogni, Ross Woods
2015
Pondering the Weight of Being: Selected Poems (1944-2013)
Mirrors of Absence
Here And Not Elsewhere: Selected Poems: 1990-2010
The Four Roads Hotel
A Still Life: Selected Poems (1960-2010)
Elsewhere on Earth
Farida
Snow Drifts, I Sing: Selected Poems
The Coincidence
Delft Blue & Objects of the World: Archives I and II
Human Presences & Possible Futures: Selected Poems
A Small Map of Experience: Reflections & Aphorisms
Beyond The Flames