Contemporary Hispanic Caribbean Poetry – Issue 9
MAGAZINE

This issue is dedicated to explore contemporary Hispanic Caribbean Poetry. Venezuelan poets Gladys Mendía, Antonio Robles, Marta Sojo and Julieta Arella; Cuban poets Octavio Armand, Katherine Bisquet and Ketty Blanco; Salvadoran poet Tania Pleitez Vela; Puerto Rican poet Julio César Pol; Colombian poets Annabell Manjarrés Freyle and Irina Henríquez; and Dominican poets León Félix Batista…

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Contemporary Mexican Poetry – Issue 6
MAGAZINE

This is a special issue that gathers a collection of contemporary Mexican poets. With an introduction by Yaxkin Melchy and poetry and translations by Juana Adcock, Paula Abramo, Sergio Ernesto Ríos, Sergio Loo, Gerónimo Sarmiento Cruz, Dolores Dorantes and Yaxkin Melchy. Gloria Gervitz is translated by William Rowe; poems by Ámbar Past; Daniel Eltringham translates…

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Lectura de poesía
POETRY

Seguimos celebrando el lanzamiento de la revista alba Londres 09, dedicada al Caribe hispano, con un recital de poesía de la poeta venezolana Gladys Mendía, acompañada de las poetas Lola Nieto, Maria Antònia Massanet y Laia López Manrique en el Inusual Project, el jueves 14 de febrero a las 19:30h

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Events coming up
POETRY

Launch of alba Londres 09 on Friday 1st of February at Instituto Cervantes, 15-19  Devereux Court, London WC2R 3JJ cenlon@cervantes.es CONTEMPORARY HISPANIC CARIBBEAN POETRY & ILLUSTRATION Alba Londres is launching an issue of its magazine dedicated to explore contemporary Hispanic Caribbean Poetry. Our goal with this issue of Alba is to move away from a…

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SUS LABIOS BRAZOS – Sergio Loo
POETRY

(published in alba Londres 06) Translated by Annie McDermott   El doctor de blanco salvaje no miente no   Se te ha detectado una sarta de vestidos de novia bailando en el velódromo de tu sistema circulatorio                    Las plaquetas              las tres langostas suministradas en periodos estables de dos horas han perdido la cabeza Lo más conveniente…

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Excerpts from Poem 66 / Extractos del Poema 66 – Susana Medina
POETRY

Translated by Rosie Marteau Photograph: Rosie Marteau       Susana Medina is the author of Philosophical Toys (Dalkey Archive Press, 2015), offspring of which are the short films Buñuel’s Philosophical Toys and Leather-bound Stories (co-directed with Derek Ogbourne). Other books include Red Tales Cuentos rojos (bilingual edition, co-translated with Rosie Marteau, Araña editorial, 2012) and Souvenirs from the…

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POEMS FROM ‘ESTILO’ – Dolores Dorantes / Jen Hofer
POETRY

(published in alba Londres 06) Translated by Jen Hofer   “9.-La imagen negra para ti que duermes. Un vicio transparente. Sé la racha de pájaros. Una racha de pájaros caliente. Sé el zumbido hirviendo. Sé encima de nosotras al final de ese vuelo. Que se estrellen los picos. Que terminen y duelan terminando.” “9.-The black…

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