Issue No 2, May 2005
Pavlos Matessis
Pavlos Matessis looks at the underbelly of life in Myrtos, a harsh but comic tale of human weakness.
The Guest
Vangelis Hatziyannidis
A tortuous game of question and answer reveals deep, unmentionable secrets in The Guest, by Vangelis Hatziyannidis.
Four Greek Murders
Alexis Panselinos
Short stories
Terrorism lurks in the background of everyday lives in Four Greek Murders, short stories by Alexis Panselinos.
Death Trainer
Yannis Kontos
Yannis Kontos’s poems in Death Trainer engage with the expectations and disappointments of collective reality.
Non-fiction albums
A mild-mannered prisoner sentenced to 622 years and his cynical cellmate, the rat Montechristo, act out life in microcosm in Lifer, a compilation of Arkas’s popular comic strips.
The Garden with the Greys
Theofano Kaloyanni
Children´s book
When a patch of urban greenery comes under threat, the band of grey cats that inhabit it work some magic in The Garden with the Greys, written and illustrated by Theofano Kaloyanni.
West Cretan Cooking
Nicholas Stavroulakis
Local savvy and his own illustrations make Nicholas Stavroulakis’s West Cretan Cooking a delicious introduction to traditional food