TheFLR The Florentine Literary Review is a new magazine from The Florentine featuring engaging and entertaining short stories, plus two collectible poems. Tales and verses by Italian authors will be published for the first time alongside the finest English translations. A further layer of interpretation will be provided by the illustrations commissioned for each issue from a contemporary artist.
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Issue 2 details
Desiderio / Desire
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
- ROSSARI The Person Next to Her / La persona accanto
- SARCHI Spheres / Sfere
- FRANZOSINI 17,000,000 Words / 17.000.000 di parole
- ANEDDA Space / Spazio
- TUROLO Craving / Craving
- PIERANTOZZI Insects on paper / Insetti sulla carta
- DURASTANTI My phone calls were short / Le mie telefonate erano brevi
- NELLI Wild / Wild
Authors: Marco Rossari, Alessandra Sarchi, Sergio Nelli, Alcide Pierantozzi, Edgardo Franzosini, Claudia Durastanti, Antonio Turolo and Antonella Anedda.
Directed by Alessandro Raveggi
Illustrations by Adam Tempesta
Translations Anne Milano Appel, Johanna Bishop
Martino Baldi, Luca Baldoni, Diego Bertelli, Raoul Bruni, Silvia Costantino, Helen Farrell, Giuseppe Girimonti Greco, Daniele Pasquini, Vanni Santoni, Niccolò Scaffai, Cristina Verrienti
Issue 2 was released on May 19, 2017 thanks to the support of Gonzaga University in Florence and ISI Florence – International Studies Institute.