Photo by Kristína Kliská

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FROM THE EDITORS

ON HISTORY
We want to uncover the lives of forgotten heroes and foes.
We are as much of a part of this story as them: let's see how our present has been
shaped by their discoveries and inventions, what has changed and in what ways
 we have remained the same.

 

Fiction

Oleksiy ChupaThe Youth of Gerhardt Frei
Translated from the Ukrainian by Zenia Tompkins

Maxym Dupeshko, an excerpt from the novel "A Story Worth A Whole Apple Orchard"
Translated from the Ukrainian by Zenia Thompkins

Alisa Ganieva, an excerpt from the novel "Offended Sensibilities"
Translated from the Russian by Isaac Stackhouse Wheeler

Sophie Gertrude Strohmeier, There are No Happy Loves: a Retrospective of Forgotten Films
 

Letters & Essays

Vasyl Makhno, Chickens Don’t Fly
Translated from the Ukrainian by Ali Kinsella

 

Poetry

Sergey Lebedev, "At the Turn" and other poems
Translated from the Russian by Dmytro Kyyan

Selina Mahmood, “not desi” and other poems

Isaac Stackhouse Wheeler, "The Siege of Hades"

Snežana Žabić, "Empire" and other poems