BOUQUET / JOHN Olson

Bouquet Bouquet I say: a flower! And, out of the oblivion where my voice casts every contour, insofar as it is something other than the known bloom, there arises, musically, the very idea in its mellowness; in other words, what is absent from every bouquet. —Stephane Mallarmé What is poetry? It’s a thing of vision, … Continue reading BOUQUET / JOHN Olson

Five poems by Mark Young

A line from Kurt Gödel Candles may wear remote signaling devices. There are no staff-to-resident ratios. This separation of wish & fact has a new logo design that can be bought at Walmart, a highly stylized art deco realization of human activity conquering the wilderness. Each one with some- thing missing, just like the set … Continue reading Five poems by Mark Young

First Genesis / Ghadah KAMAL /Translated by Dr. Yousef Hanna

First Genesis / Ghadah Kamal Translated From Arabic Dr. Yousef Hanna The first cell X The first Genesis X the first imagination = Initial interaction I create the train tracks of the patriarchal acoustic history I burn the maternal authority to milk the train May all the children of the world celebrate the extinction of … Continue reading First Genesis / Ghadah KAMAL /Translated by Dr. Yousef Hanna

Mitchell Pluto: 3 paintings

In my work I like being surprised by outcomes that rely on the surrealist method of automatism. This includes recycling past work as collage material.. When I'm not painting I make copper enamel jewelry which I cut, file and torch by hand. The Trespassing Mouth the trespassing mouth is an effigy locator. a symbolic punisher. … Continue reading Mitchell Pluto: 3 paintings

La Belle Inutile Editions published “THE RAG SONG” أغنية الفوطة “By The Egyptian Poet OSSAMA FARHAT

من النادر أن تجد على مجموعات شعرية كتبها شاعر بلغتين مختلفتين بالطلاقة نفسها.وكتاب أغنية الفوطة The Rag Song  هو أحد تلك الكتب النادرة التي تجمع بين الترجمة الإنجليزية والقصائد الأصلية المكتوبة باللغة العربية المصرية (العاميّة) المختارة من بين عشر مجموعات نشرها أسامة فرحات على مدى ثلاثة عقود تقريبًا، من الديوان الأول "نفس واحد" (One Breath) … Continue reading La Belle Inutile Editions published “THE RAG SONG” أغنية الفوطة “By The Egyptian Poet OSSAMA FARHAT

Revue de la POÉSIE  in TOTO 2 Issued today, Edited BY Abdul Kadir Al Janabi

Do the swallow's droppings make the spring of poets? Imagine poets around a banquet table offering their works to the hard tooth of the reader who is alone invited to formulate cruel and timely impressions. We would then be inviting poets whose words cannot be given without being held, and thus available over a distance, … Continue reading Revue de la POÉSIE  in TOTO 2 Issued today, Edited BY Abdul Kadir Al Janabi

السيريالية فى شيلى/ آلدو الكوتا/ ترجمة نجلاء الجعيدي

السيريالية فى شيلى انعاش للذاكرة آلدو الكوتا ترجمة نجلاء الجعيدي الوثائق والصور في الأسفل آلدو الكوتا 1 لطالما كان لابد ان يحكى تاريخ السريالية في تشيلي بدون نقصان لكن كان الأمر صعبًا، لا سيما في بلد كما كان يعبر عنها الناقد التشيلي غييرمو ماتشوكا،بتعبيرانها بلد أكلى لحوم البشر وانتهاك الذاكرة "بمعنى ادق انها بلد "فاقدة … Continue reading السيريالية فى شيلى/ آلدو الكوتا/ ترجمة نجلاء الجعيدي

Grimaces en faveur de Guy DEBORD / Abdul Kader El Janabi

Grimaces en faveur de Guy Debord À Yves Giry 1 Marx, Adorno, Breton Ne sont pas indifférents à son ombre de soleil Les barricades n’ont plus de césure. Le risque n’est plus dans le confort Le dépaysement ne vient plus pas à pas La société aux spectacles salins Le cortège des noms flotte toujours  Dans … Continue reading Grimaces en faveur de Guy DEBORD / Abdul Kader El Janabi

How I paint: An Artist STATEMENT / Giorgia Pavlidou

Some notes regarding painting, the (female) body and “Plastic Automatism” "What keeps me painting is the complete feeling of repulsion I experience on looking at my "finished" pictures." Grace Hartigan, 1951 Regardless of color or appearance and in spite of my surrealist inclinations, my paintings are the result of what was coined "Plastic Automatism" by … Continue reading How I paint: An Artist STATEMENT / Giorgia Pavlidou