“Askew / Longhorn Beetle in Periwinkle,” oil on wood by Ida Floreak
Translated from the Dutch by Lucy Scott & Denice Gravenstijn
Angela From Her Own Darkness
translated from the Spanish by Harry Morales
translated from the Italian by Paula Bohince
translated from the Cebuano by John Bengan
“I was a good boy, so I put my rage in my pocket. It wouldn’t stay there for long.”
—Max King Cap
Behind The Poem
Grace Arenas’s “If a springbok were to compete on Season 24 of ABC’s ‘The Bachelor’”
The concept of hot-girl-as-springbok gives Grace Arenas the inspiration for a poem at the intersection of entertainment and sonic discovery.
Transcending Borders to Global Authorship
In this feature piece, Lucy Scott, Denice Gravenstijn, and Annemarie Toebosch recap highlights from their interview with author Vamba Sherif, in which he discusses his life, his short story “Flame Trees,” and his forthcoming memoir.