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A Balkan Exchange

List of contents

Kristin Dimitrova (introduced by Andy Croft)
Love Story
Passing On
Seaside Holiday
Party at the Home for the Disabled
The Poet with the Hole in His Middle
My Friend
Art on Slaveikov Square
Postcard to Our Brothers the Little Green Men
Examination
It's Almost Cosy
The Writer
Three Ships
2002: An Odyssey

Andy Croft
Wine, Roses and Poisoned Umbrellas
There Was a Spirit in Europe
Martenitsa
Kartichka ot Sofia
Rotunda
The Baron Munchausen Bar, Sofia

Georgi Gospodinov (introduced by Mark Robinson)
Eleven Attempts at a Definition
The Hunter's Wife
Love
God
On Invention
The Love Rabbit
Hey Jude, 7'9"
News
Tea with Milk
A Bee
Suicide
Photograph II
Global Autumn
Photograph IV
Gabriela's Dog

Mark Robinson
Eleven Attempts at an Explanation
1300 Monument Sofia
Botev v Locomotiv March 2005 added helicopters
Esperanto Anonyme
Return
When the bees are gathering honey
Re-Entry Blues

Nadya Radulova (introduced by Linda France)
Russian Monument
Fairy Lights
White Goods for Lovers
Edison
Poste Restante
Victoria Inn
The Small Rembrandt
Vinea Mea Electa
Glass

Linda France
Stamps of Bulgaria
East
i Hors d'oeuvres
ii Broken Music
iii Nightology
iv Outing
v Pollination
vi Treasure

VBV (introduced by W N. Herbert)
A.
Neareast
Armenia's Childhood
V.
Strange Vista
The Caucuses
The Pregnant Officer
Man-to-Man
War

W. N. Herbert
Afterwards
An Approach
Ghost Guests
Hram-Pametnik Aleksander Nevski
Dvoyanka
Red Lullaby
The Double Blessing

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