The carving of Carver

Creativity and collaboration. Authorship and editorial prerogative, who has the final say, and who should receive the credit? Here is an article in Drexel Unive...

Sita sings the blues

I have been following Nina Paley’s career for a while now. I first found out about her through the now defunct Desi website, badmash.com and have tracked ...

The Three Oddest Words

A poem by Wislawa Szymborska Translated by S. Baranczak & C. Cavanagh When I pronounce the word Future, the first syllable already belongs to the past.

Palindromic Poetry

A few years ago I got bitten by the bug of Palindromic Poetry – poems that double back on themselves, that can be read this way, or that. This is consiste...