Love+Seduction

A Poetic Primer for Love and Seduction: Naso was my Tutor

-Reviewed by Angelina Ayers- The Emma Press, founded in 2012, is “dedicated to producing books which are sweet, funny and beautiful”.  The Poetic Primer, inspired by Ovid’s Ars Amatoria and Remedia Amoris, follows on the heels of their Anthology of Mildly Erotic Verse.  The Primer has 15 contributors, 21 poems, and is divided into two…

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The Footing (ed. Brian Lewis)

-Reviewed by Billy Mills- To walk is to establish a rhythm, a human rhythm, the systole and diastole of feet on the earth. To walk with attention is to be in the world of immediate physical perception, to experience the world at your own pace. It’s not hard to see why walking has long been…

Best European Fiction 2014 Dalkey Archives

Best European Fiction 2014

-Reviewed by Richard T. Watson- Perhaps the first question raised by the Dalkey Archives Press‘ newest collection, Best European Fiction 2014, is: what is European fiction? What are the characteristics that define it against, say, American fiction? In such a varied continent, ranging from Portugal to Russia, Iceland to Greece, and a continent with so…