"Dirty Words" by Carmine Starnino
Check Carmine Starnino's new book "Dirty Words"! It is a selection of poems that covers 20 years of publications, from 1997 to 2016.
It was recently awarded the Pier Giorgio Di Cicco Poetry Award for being able to "expand the English language by bringing Italian words into its matrix". It was also considered by the jury for its amazing and unique take on poetry through the use of different styles and the depth of the language used.
Here below is the jury's explanation for awarding the Pier Giorgio Di Cicco Poetry Award to Carmine Starnino: