Multilingual Short Works Collection 017 – Poetry and Prose by VARIOUS

This is a collection of short pieces, poetry or prose, fiction and non-fiction, in several different languages (except standard English). All chosen and recorded by Librivox volunteers.

01- Italian – Discorso futurista ai Veneziani – keywords: speech delivered at the Fenice theatre in Venice by Futurist figurehead F. T. Marinetti in 1910
02 – Italian – Volantino del volo su Vienna – keywords: unsigned prose leaflet dropped over Vienna, Austria on 9 August 1918, as part of the Flight over Vienna (written by Ugo Ojetti but not subject to CR)
03 – Luxemburgish – D’Schuobermess – keywords: folk song, national tradition, fancy fair, celebration
04 – Polish – Czapla, ryby i rak – keywords: heron, fish, crawfish, satire, czapla, ryby, rak, satyra
05 – Polish – Gęsi – keywords: geese, satire, poem, foxes, forest, enemy, stupidity, birds
06 – Polish – Kot i kogut – keywords: cat, cock, satire, tale
07 – Polish – Sąd Ozyrysa – keywords: prose, short story, satire, Egypt, mythology, dramatic reading
08 – Portuguese – A Igreja do Diabo (in “Histórias sem Data”) – keywords: short story – The Devil’s Church is a tale from the book “Stories without Date” of Machado de Assis (the Devil decides to found his own religion).
09 – Portuguese (Brazillian) – Tomamos a Vila depois de um Intenso Bombardeamento – keywords: short poetry, sad
10 – Romanian – Îngere palid… – keywords: poetry
11 – Romanian – INVIEREA – keywords: poetry
12 – Romanian – Lumineze stelele – keywords: poetry
13 – Romanian – Rugăciune – keywords: poetry
14 – Spanish – Ádega, historia milenaria – keywords: story
15 – Spanish – ¡Aleluya! – keywords: poetry
16 – Spanish – Castilla – keywords: poetry
17 – Spanish – La Condesa de Cela – keywords: story
18 – Spanish – El Matadero – keywords: Short story in prose set in a slaughter house in Buenos Aires in the times of Rosas.
19 – Ukrainian – Сліпець (Slipets) – keywords: prose
20 – Ukrainian – Наша хатка (Nasha Khatka) – keywords: poetry
This title is avalable for free download at: www.librivox.org.

Lascia un commento