The Ofi Press Magazine

International Poetry and Literature from Mexico City

The Ofi Press Literary Magazine Issue 42 - June/July 2015

31-05-2015

Dear Readers,

I am delighted to present issue 42 of The Ofi Press with eclectic poetry, fiction, articles, interviews and translations from all over the world. A huge thank you to Agnes Marton and to Don Cellini for all of their hard work in putting this edition together.

In this edition we have poetry from Andre Bagoo (Trinidad), Sarah James (UK), Oonah Joslin (UK), Arthur Broomfield (Ireland), Arturo Desimone (Argentina), Saddiq Dzukogi (Nigeria), Michael N. Shanks (Ireland), Lena Khalaf Tuffaha (USA), Liz Quirke (Ireland), Daniel Roy Connelly (UK/ Italy), Marion McCready (Scotland), Conor Kelly (Ireland) and Kerrie O'Brien (Ireland).

We present some wonderful fiction from Michael Pacheco (USA/ Mexico) and Neil Campbell (UK). You will also find reviews of poetry, events and artwork as well as interviews and articles with contributions from Agnes Marton (Hungary/ Luxembourg), Rehan Qahoom (UK), Emmy Verschoor (The Netherlands), Ryan Van Winkle (USA/ Scotland) and Nuria Marquez (Mexico).  Finally, a huge thank you to Emmy Verschoor (The Netherlands) who has provided the cover work for this edition!

Our next reading of 2015 will be held at the American Legion at 25 Celaya in Mexico City starting at the 7.45pm on June the 17th. Our July reading is TBC. I hope you can make it. Our forthcoming open mic nights have all been set for the third Wednesday of each month. Please check out our events page for more information!

I hope you enjoy this month's reading and as ever, if you have any questions or comments, please contact us at: theofipress@mail.com, follow us on twitter @theofipress or find us on facebook at “Ofi Press Mexico”.

¡Un abrazo a todos!

Jack Little- Editor

 

Ofi Press Poetry Nights

Thank to everyone who came along to the Ofi Press February and March poetry readings in the Condesa, Mexico City. Our next reading of 2015 will be held at the American Legion at 25 Celaya in Mexico City starting at 7.45pm on June the 17th. I hope you can make it. Our forthcoming open mic nights have all been set for the third Wednesday of each month. Please check out our events page for more information or email Jack at: theofipress[at]mail[dot]com