UNDICESIMA EDIZIONE DEL PREMIO INTERNAZIONALE DI POESIA “GRADIVA” (2023)
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Author: Pasquale Di Palmo
Title: Days of Cruel Separation
This is one of the most challenging of Di Palmo's books. It contains the pregnant poem Centro Alzheimer, dedicated to his father Cosimo, and Canzone delle torri telemetriche, composed during the recent pandemic.
Author: Luisa Puttini Hall
Title: Fireflies in the Wood
«Leaning against a mudguard /
we are in this instant /
both on Earth and elsewhere»
Luisa Puttini Hall
Author: Annalisa Macchia
Title: You Cannot stare at the Sun
Annalisa Macchia's honest poetry conserves the breath and rhythm of tenderness, an emotive and expressive quality.
Author: Giuseppe Grattacaso
Title: The Will-Be World
Giuseppe Grattacaso is one of our most talented sidereal poets; his observation reaches out to the inquiry about the boundaries of cosmos, the existence, nature, and purpose of the Creator.
Author: Luigi Cannillo
Title: Between Windows and Skies
Luigi Cannillo is a poet whose work deserves to be read in its entirety to enable us to review, not only his own private life, but also the universality of the sky.
Author: Henry Ariemma
Title: A Gallon of Kerosene
Ariemma's poetry is that of a young, new stoic: why not? First there is sentiment, then feeling...
Author: Sergio D'Amaro
Title: The Bridge of Hiedelberg
D'Amaro reveals a background in cross-references either explicit or inexplicit.
Author: Patrizia Villani
Title: Sea Nest
A joy which Villani finds intact in the enumeration of sensations that are old and new at the same time, forever carved into the substance of memory.
Author: Amos Mattio
Title: The Mechanism Behind
Un lavoro raffinato con una serie di immagini di limpida ed enigmatica presenza...
Author: Maria Rita Bozzetti
Title: Permanent Migration
The poet is celebrating an infinite passage of the "I" towards hopes and new prospects, a "migration" indeed and a long route courageously taken to "prolong a dream"...
Author: Luigi Martellini
Title: The Last Ones, Poems 2017-2020
Un libro denso e compatto sull'alfa-omega, sul tutto e nulla della vita, che coinvolge e commuove il lettore.
Author: Alessandro Carrera
Title: Songs of Purgatory
... Non è mai stata mia intenzione allontarnarmi troppo dalla seducente musica della metrica e delle rime.
Author: Alessandra Paganardi
Title: A Dream of Words
The poet Paganardi is a tireless investigator of the most hidden enclosures of our souls, continuously looking for a beneficial fountainhead that can become a "warm shelter" ...
Author: Annelisa Alleva
Title: Selected Poems
Her poetry accompanies us from the singularity to the unequal harmony of the whole.
Author: Giancarlo Pontiggia
Title: The Motion of Things
Al centro del libro, la poesia su Kythera, immota e mitica nel suo splendore sovrano: una sosta di luce e di bellezza gratuita...
Author: Marco Vitale
Title: Emblems of Sleep & Other Poems
Where shall I rest / by what unhealable fate do the lamps end up coinciding?
Tr. into English by Barbara Carle
Author: Fabrizio Dall'Aglio
Title: And Ink Like This
Here, then, is a timeless poet of the Italian world.
Thomas McCarthy - Alessandro Gentili
Songs of Purgatory, by Alessandro Carrera
"This book is made up of five poems and sixteen songs, and it would not exist without Ron Banerjee's translations, which have preserved, whenever it was possible, the rhythm and the rhyme scheme of the original Italian text. Songs and rhymed poetry are supposed to be untranslatable - until you find the right translator, that is, and this book is proof that I did find the right translator. "
Recording, editing, and mix: Yuka Acanfora, Giuseppe Gallucci, c/o Aeroplano studio, Via Pinturicchio 25, 20133 Milano, Italy.