The current issue’s main topic is »The Erotics of Fruit«, contributors are:
Dr. Norbert Autenrieth (Germany): Folklorist, author and poet. Writes in standard
German and, especially, Franconian dialect. Several poetry books, most recent: Der
Mensch ist ein gar seltsames Wesen, Iatros Sonnefeld 2017 and Norbert Martin: Morgenstern
und Abendroth, Iatros Sonnefeld 2019.
Reanato Sandoval Bacigalupo (Peru): Poet, scholar, and literary translator.
Writes in Spanish and German. He has translated of works by C. Pavese, S. Quasimodo, A. Tabucchi, A. Daniel, L. Tieck, R.M. Rilke, F. Kafka,
E. Södergran, and S. Plath, to name a few. He has published 10 poetry books.
Most recent: Poesía en Un otono azul. Cuevo Editores – Allianza Francesca de Arequipa, Peru 2018
Kai Bleifuß (Germany): Author. Writes in German. Has won several literary prizes
and stipends. Has published several novels and short stories. Most recent: Träumen
im Steilhang. Geschichten in Bildern, Freiburg i. Br., Germany 2019.
Alessandra Brisotto (Italy): Author, artist, translator (Italian, German, French),
language teacher of Italian and German.
Several volumes of poetry.
Most recent: e_and: Poems (Italian-German), perpetuum publishing 2014
Amadé Esperer (Germany): Multilingual poet, essayist, literary translator and editor.
Founder of the multilingual literature and art magazine ARIEL. For further information see HOME.
Gerhard Falkner (Germany): Poet, novelist, playwright and literary translator. PEN
member of Germany. He Writes in German and has garnered several prizes and awards,
among them the prestigious Peter-Huchel-Prize. His metapoetics volume “Über den
Unwert des Gedichts. Fragmente und Reflexionen “(Aufbau, Berlin 1993) significantly impacted
contemporary German lyrical poetry. Falkner has published two novels, several
plays and 12 poetry books. Most recent: Schorfheide, Suhrkamp, Berlin, Germany 2019.
Carole Fréchette (Canada): Poet. Writes in French. Most recent: 10 ans de paroles.
Anthology, Les Editions Vents d’Ouest, Gatineau, Canada 2018.
Gerhard Goldmann (Germany): Environmental scientist, author and poet. Writes
in German, English, French. Most recent: Kiesel rot-weiß. Merk-Würdiges und Ergötzliches
aus Thüringen und Franken. Iatros, Sonnefeld, Germany 2019.
Yitzhak Laor (Israel): Famous Israeli poet, novelist, playwright and journalist. Writes
in Hebrew and English. He has garnered several prestigious prizes, such as the Amichai
prize and the prize of the Israeli Prime Minister, although he had heavily criticized
Israeli right-wing politics. Has published many poetry books, most recent:
Auf dieser Erde, die in Schönheit gehüllt ist und Wörtern misstraut (Hebrew-German),
Matthes & Seitz, Berlin, Germany 2017.
Reinhard Lechner (Austria & Germany): Poet, literary translator (French), co-editor
of the Austrian literary journal Lichtungen. Writes in German. Two poetry books.
Most recent: Erzähl mir vom Mistral. Gedichte, edition keiper, Graz, Austria 2017.
Andrea Lenz (Germany): BA American Studies (Germany): Writes mainly English
autobiographical-fictional short stories and lyrics, which she used to perform vocally
herself. Apart from that translations of texts and poems.
Marcel Kemadjou Njanke (Cameroon): Poet and Novelist. He writes in Medumba,
French, English, and Camfranglish, a mixture of Cameroonese, English and French.
1994 winner of the young Central African poetry prize. He has published several novels
and poetry books, most recent: poto-poto blues, L’Harmattan, Paris, France 2003.
Franke Norman (Australia & New Zealand): Poet, film maker and literary scientist.
Writes in English and German. PEN member of New Zealand. 2018 finalist of the Aesthetica Literary-Contest (GB)
and of the Feldkircher LYrikpreis (AUT); 2019 Flash Frontier and Takahé
Hans van der Veen (The Netherlands): Teacher emeritus of German, poet, literary
translator, editor. Numerous poetry books. Most recent: Bevlogen jaren. Siebzehn
Gedichte von Willem Wilmink (German-Dutch), 2019, and Gelijk het gras, Schall und
Rauch. Zweiundzwanzig Gedichte niederländischer Dichter (German-Dutch), 2019.
discher Dichter (German-Dutch), 2019.