Old Man and the bench by Urs Allemann,cover

The Old Man and the Bench

The title character in The Old Man and the Bench has a contract that requires him to write, and he feels he should focus on his past. Yet instead of childhood reminiscences, the old man dwells on a series of mini-narratives about, for example, a love triangle among concrete towers, a chaste visit by two call girls, and the joint-by-joint can­nibalization of his fingers. Read on! →

15647100641500L

Modern and Contemporary Swiss Poetry

Featuring the work of some of the greatest poets of the twentieth century, this anthology is unique in bringing together a broad selection of Switzerland’s greatest authors in all of the country’s major languages . . . Read on! →

15647100641500L1

Modern and Contemporary Swiss Poetry

Featuring the work of some of the greatest poets of the twentieth century, this anthology is unique in bringing together a broad selection of Switzerland’s greatest authors in all of the country’s major languages . . . Read on! →

Browse by Author

A |  B |  C |  D |  E |  F |  G |  H |  I |  J |  K |  L |  M |  N |  O |  P |  Q |  R |  S |  T |  U |  V |  W |  X |  Y |  Z back to top back to top back to top back to top back to Read on! →