The newest issue of Absinthe: World Literature in Translation is here! Volume 24, World Hellenisms, is now available for order!
World Hellenisms presents a selection of newly translated prose and poetry by vital voices from around the globe, including Mata Kastrisiou, Yiorgos Chouliaras, Chaim Shoshkes, Maryam Hooleh, Ersi Sotiropoulos, Elena Polygeni, Tarek Emam, Vinicio Capossela, Thomas Ioannou, and Iana Boukova. These wide-ranging texts represent reimaginings of Ancient Greek myth, explorations into the life of Cavafy, and reflections upon contemporary political and economic crises, gathered here with the aim of opening up and expanding our definitions of “Hellenism.”
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