A Mother Faces Autism

Love Is Not Enough: A Mother’s Memoir of Autism, Madness, and Hope by Jenny Lexhed, translated by Jennifer Hawkins, is a brutally honest look at a parent’s experience of a severely autistic child. Published by Arcade Publishing, this memoir is a “beautiful and searing read.”

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Strindberg’s Miss Julie Heads South

The August Strindberg Repertory Company will stage a new production of Miss Julie at the Gene Frankel Theatre In New York, October 24 – November 8. Strindberg’s controversial play is transported from the Swedish countryside at Midsummer to an antebellum Louisiana plantation. The landowner’s daughter has just broken off her engagement. It’s Mardi Gras; she […]

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Guarding the Air

Swedish poet Gunnar Harding has published 13 volumes of poetry since 1969. Guarding the Air, translated, edited and introduced by Roger Greenwald, is the first large selection of his poetry to be published in English. Published by Black Widow Press, this attractive volume includes line drawings by the poet. Visit the translator’s website to read four […]

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