Now out is Vol. II, No. 1 (Winter 2009) of PROSOPISIA: An International Journal of Poetry and Creative Writing (Ajmer, India – ISSN 0974 – 1011), ed. Anuraag Sharma – firstname.lastname@example.org (website at: www.arawlii.com). I have the honour of being, from this issue, a member of the Editorial Board of this journal, which also includes, among others, Bill Ashcroft, Stephen Gill, John Kinsella, Jayanta Mahapatra, Les Murray, Geoff Page, Jaydeep Sarangi and E.E. Sule.
As with the two previous issues, this number of PROSOPISIA showcases poems, short stories and other creative prose from a wide range of origins – Indian, Australian, African and Latin American. The featured poets include Satish Verma and Trina Banerjeee (India), Lyn McCredden and David McCooey (Australia), and B.M. Dzukogi (Nigeria). Anuraag Sharma and Sunil Sharma (India) have contributed short stories. Also included includes (pp. 10-15) is my translation of BONFILIO, a short story by Héctor Domingo (Mexico). This translation is also available on-line at: www.ediciona.com/escritor_hector_domingo_www_hectordomingo_com_mx-dirf-1821-c15.htm (see also entry on this blog, 4 Jan 2009).
For more details, please email Anuraag Sharma or myself