I am delighted to present issue 44 of The Ofi Press with eclectic poetry, fiction, article, interviews and translations from all over the world.
In this edition we have poetry from Gillian Prew (UK), Mark Fessenden (USA/ Mexico), Katherine Lockton (UK), Len Lukowski (UK), Alison Lock (UK), Fernando de la Cruz (Mexico), Jonel Abellanosa (The Phillipines), Amatesiro Dore (Nigeria), Ulalume González de León (Uruguay) in translation, Grant Tabard (UK), Oscar David Lopez (Mexico) in translation and from Kelley White (USA).
You will also finds reviews of books from all around the world by our reviewers Agnes Marton and Bethany Pope. We have fiction from Ethar Hamid (USA), Hilary McGrath (Ireland/ France), Mileva Anastasiadou (Greece) and Tamar Hodes (Israel/ UK). We interview hip hop musician and poet Nader Al Hussein (Palestine/ UK), super teacher John Tonsett (UK), publisher Ilhan Ibrahim (Canada/ Somalia) director Nirvan Mullick (USA) and social entrepreneur Maria Elisa Aranda Blackaller (Mexico). A huge thank you to Karenina Osnaya (Mexico) who has provided the cover work for this edition.
Our next readings of 2015 will be held at the American Legion at 25 Celaya in Mexico City starting at the 7.45pm on October the 21st and November 18th. 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: email@example.com, follow us on twitter @theofipress or find us on facebook at “Ofi Press Mexico”.
Un abrazo a todos!
Jack Little- Editor
Thank to everyone who came along to the Ofi Press June and July poetry readings in the Condesa, Mexico City. Our next readings of 2015 will be held at the American Legion at 25 Celaya in Mexico City starting at 7.45pm on October the 21st and November the 18th. 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!