Oum Kulthoum’s Sexuality

Book Review By Stella Andrada Kasdovasili In ​Οum Kulthoum’s Sexuality, ​Musa Al-Shadeedi offers an interesting reflection on the sexuality of one of the most prominent singers of the Arab world, an artist whose songs “united Arabs in their modern history like nothing...

WHEN OUR MOVEMENT BECAME THEIR CAUSE

WHEN OUR MOVEMENT BECAME THEIR CAUSE by Nikola Italo Article In Argentina we are living through a very particular but incredibly significant course of events. The parliament (Congress, to be specific) has decided to start the project of a new law: the...

The Pool

The Pool by Anna Favero Short Story It was like diving in pools of liquid past. Suddenly I’m eighteen, an awful glass of amaro and a cigarette in my hands, listening shyly to my brother’s friends putting up conversations like theatre pieces, rehearsing a...

A Bed Of Stones

A Bed Of Stones by Chroma Curious Short Story Nyor was sitting quietly on a bed of stones. She had been sitting there for ages. No, that was not her home. A cave of rocks, stalagmites and stalactites could hardly be a home for anyone. Ah, home… that word has multiple...

20th Century Girl

20th Century Girl by Shawna Virago Short Story It was 1979. I was at a Buzzcocks show, standing outside the mosh pit, when I got sucker-punched in the face and fell down. I woke up 35 years later as an embittered middle-aged transsexual living in a world that I didn’t...