Contributors – Chronologically

Maria Terrone

Maria Terrone’s second book of poetry, A Secret Room in Fall, won the 2005 McGovern ...

Dimitris Kraniotis

Dimitris P. Kraniotis is an award-winning Greek poet. He was born in 15 July 1966 ...

Nurduran Duman

Nurduran Duman is a Turkish poet, writer, essayist, translator who lives in Istanbul. She wrote ...

Ali Cengizkan

Ali Cengizkan (b. 1954) graduated from the Faculty of Architecture at the Middle East Technical ...

Hamutal Bar-Yosef

Hamutal Bar-Yosef is a well known Israeli born poet, the recipient of the AKUM Prize, ...

Immanuel Mifsud

Immanuel Mifsud was born in Malta in 1967. He is a poet and a writer, ...

Fidel Sbeity

Fidel Sbeity – Born in 1977 in South Lebanon, Fidel Sbeity made his way to ...

Joe Friggieri

Joe Friggieri is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Malta and a member of ...

Simone INGUANEZ

Simone INGUANEZ , b. Malta, 1971. Poet. Author of ftit mara ftit tifa (Malta: Klabb ...

Leah Maines

Leah Maines has served as the senior editor for Finishing Line Press since she took ...

Jenni Daiches

Jenni Daiches was born in the USA of Scottish parents, and has lived in Scotland ...

Gabrielle Althen

Gabrielle Althen, poète, est aussi romancière, nouvelliste, essayiste. Elle vit à Paris et dans le ...

Morelle Smith

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, Morelle Smith grew up in both urban and rural environments and ...

Angela Costi

Angela Costi’s parents are from Cyprus. Her father, Con Costi, is from Northern Cyprus and ...

Yiorgos Chouliaras

YIORGOS CHOULIARAS is the author of Roads of Ink and five previous volumes of poetry ...

Gabriel Rosenstock

Gabriel Rosenstock is a poet and haikuist, author/translator of more than 150 books, mostly in ...

David Mason

David Mason’s books of poems include The Buried Houses (winner of the Nicholas Roerich Poetry ...

Dairena Ní Chinnéide

Dairena Ní Chinnéide lives in the West Kerry Gaeltacht of Corca Dhuibhne in the south ...

Christopher Bakken

Christopher Bakken is the author of two books of poems: After Greece (winner of the ...

Vassilis Rouvalis

Vassilis Rouvalis is a Greek poet, journalist and translator, born in Athens (1969). While still ...

Paul McLoughlin

Paul McLoughlin was born in London of Irish parents. He continues to teach part-time in ...

Kelly Cherry

Kelly Cherry is the author of nineteen books of poetry, novels, short stories, criticism, and ...

Nikola Đuretić

Nikola Đuretić is a Croatian writer with ten published books of prose, essays, feuilleton and ...

Dimitris Kalokyris

Dimitris Kalokyris was born in Rethymnon, Crete. He studied Greek literature and now works in ...

Stathis Gourgouris

Stathis Gourgouris was born in Hollywood and grew up in Athens. He has published four ...

Marisa Estelrich

Marisa Estelrich was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she completed her B.A. in English ...

Siham Bouhlal

Siham Bouhlal was born in Casablanca, Morocco. She has a PhD in literature from the ...

María Verónica Cabeza

María Verónica Cabeza was born on June 2, 1966 in the city of Quilmes, Buenos ...

Desmond Egan

Desmond Egan was born in Athlone, in the centre of Ireland. Educated in Irish Midlands; ...

Mateja Matevski

Mateja Matevski (b. 1929 in Istanbul) is a renowned Macedonian poet, literary and theatre critic, ...

Titos Patrikios

Titos Patrikios was born in Athens in 1928. He studied Law in the University of ...

Scott Cairns

Scott Cairns is Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at University of Missouri. ...

Rosemarie Rowley

Rosemarie Rowley was educated at Trinity College Dublin, where she published her first poems in ...

Adrianne Kalfopoulou

Adrianne Kalfopoulou has published two collections of poetry, Wild Greens (2002) and Passion Maps (2009), ...

Tuğrul Tanyol

Tuğrul Tanyol is born in İstanbul – Turkey in 1953. He studied Sociology at the ...

Radovan Pavlovski

Radovan Pavlovski (Радован Павловски) – academician, poet, essayist, travelogue writer, publicist. Born on 23rd November ...

T. Alan Broughton

T. Alan Broughton was born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1936, and spent his childhood on ...

Nikola Madzirov

© image gezett.de Nikola Madzirov (poet, essayist, translator, editor) was born 1973 in Strumica, Macedonia. ...

Moira Egan

Moira Egan’s books are Cleave; La Seta della Cravatta/The Silk of the Tie; Bar Napkin ...

Sayed Gouda

Sayed Gouda is an Egyptian poet and novelist. He was born in 1968 in Cairo ...

Radovan Pavlovski

Radovan Pavlovski (Радован Павловски) – academician, poet, essayist, travelogue writer, publicist. Born on 23rd November ...

Farrah Sarafa

A poet in good name, now, for several years—Farrah’s had her poetry published in the ...

Rina Ferrarelli

Rina Ferrarelli came from Italy at the age of fifteen. She was awarded degrees in ...

Don Schofield

A resident of Greece for over 30 years, Don Schofield’s poetry volumes include Of Dust, ...

Ruth Padel

Ruth Padel is a British poet, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and Zoological ...

Sonja Smolec

Born in 1953, Sonja Smolec is a well known author of children books, giving numerous ...

Ayfer Tunç

Ayfer Tunç was born in Adapazari in 1964. She graduated from the Istanbul University Faculty ...

Nicholas Samaras

Nicholas Samaras’ first book won the Yale Series of Younger Poets Award (HANDS OF THE ...

Casimiro de Brito

Casimiro de Brito was born in Algarve, Portugal, 1938. After working at various jobs he ...

Mel Kenne

Mel Kenne has published four books of poetry, the second of which, South Wind, won ...

Judy Light Ayyildiz

Judy Light Ayyildiz has taught creative writing to all age groups and education levels for ...

Jeffrey Kahrs

Jeffrey Kahrs grew up in the Bay Area near San Francisco and received his B.A. ...

Mohammed Bennis

Mohammed Bennis was born in Fez, Morocco, in 1948. He has taught in the Faculty ...

Paolo Ruffilli

Paolo Ruffilli was born in 1949. Attended the University of Bologna, where he studied modern ...

Phoebe Giannisi

Phoebe Giannisi was born in Athens (1964). She has studied architecture, NTUA (1988) and she ...

Mansour Ajami

Mansour Ajami was born and raised in Lebanon. He holds B. A. and M. A. ...

Fani Papageorgiou

Fani Papageorgiou’s poems have appeared in magazines and literary journals in the US (The New ...

Mohammed Bennis

Mohammed Bennis was born in Fez, Morocco, in 1948. He has taught in the Faculty ...

Jesper Svenbro

Jesper Svenbro, born 1944 in Sweden. Studies in Classics at the University of Lund and, ...

Müge İplikçi

Born in Istanbul. Müge İplikçi graduated from the Department of English Language and Literature of ...

Alicia Stallings

A. E. Stallings is an American poet who has lived since 1999 in Athens. She ...

Meltem Arıkan

Meltem Arıkan was born and grew up in Ankara, Turkey. Her first short stories and ...

Sidney Wade

SIDNEY WADE has published five collections of poems, the most recent of which is Stroke, ...

Nikos Fokas

One of the most important figures in contemporary Greek literature, Nikos Fokas was born on ...

Jens Fink-Jensen

Jens Fink-Jensen was born 1956 in Copenhagen, Denmark. His first short stories, essays and poems ...

Yusuf Eradam

Poet, short-story & song writer, essayist, drama critic, translator and photographer, Dr. Yusuf Eradam graduated ...

Stephanos Stephanides

Stephanos Stephanides was born in Trikomo in northeast Cyprus in October 1949. He went to ...

Daphne Nikita

Daphne Nikita was born in Nicosia. Studied at the University of Kent at Canterbury (BA ...

Róisín Tierney

Róisín Tierney was born in Dublin in 1963 and studied psychology and philosophy at University ...

Gabriel Griffin

Gabriel Griffin Founder in 2001 and organiser of Poetry on the Lake competition, festival and ...

Regina Derieva

Regina Derieva (1949 – 2013) was a Russian poet and writer who published twenty books ...

Fabiano Alborghetti

Fabiano Alborghetti was born in 1970. He lives in Paradiso (Lugano – Switzerland).     ...

Alev Adil

Alev Adil was born in Cyprus and has lived in Cyprus, Turkey and Libya. She ...

Yeşim Ağaoğlu

Yeşim Ağaoğlu was born in Istanbul. Studied at the University Of Istanbul, Department Of Archaeology. ...

Beatriz Villacañas

Beatriz Villacañas was born in Toledo. Daughter of Juan Antonio Villacañas, one of the most ...

Caterina Davinio

Caterina Davinio. Poet, writer, new media artist. Graduated in Italian Literature in Roma, 1981. Pioneer ...

Betül Tarıman

Betül Tarıman was born in 1962, in Edirne’s Keşan county, Turkey. After completing her primary ...

Maria Grech Ganado

Maria Grech Ganado, (b. 1943), poet, translator, critic, studied English at the Universities of Malta, ...

Diane Thiel

Diane Thiel is the author of eight books of poetry, nonfiction and creative writing pedagogy: ...

Clare Azzopardi

Clare Azzopardi (1977) is a prose writer, writer for children and assistant lecturer. She published ...