Gresshoppene har ingen konge

Gresshoppene har ingen konge [The Locusts Have No King] is a magazine published at irregular intervals in various magazines.

Editor: Jørn H. Sværen

"The locusts have no king, yet they all advance in ranks." (Proverbs 30:27)


No. 1, 8 pages, included in Vagant 1/2020, with poetry by Anne-Marie Albiach (trans. Helena Eriksson) and Gunnar Berge

No. 2, 4 pages, included in Bokvennen Litterær Avis 11–12/2020, with pictures by Sentralkomitéen

No. 3, 14 pages, included in Vagant 2–3/2020, with poetry by Beata Berggren and Jenny Tunedal

No. 4, 10 pages, included in Prosopopeia 3–4/2020, with poetry by Siw-Anita Kirketeig and Casper André Lugg

No. 5, 8 pages, included in Vagant 4/2020, with poetry by Ian Hamilton Finlay (trans. Jørn H. Sværen)

No. 6, 14 pages, included in Tidsskriftet Beijing TRH 8, with poetry by Andreas Vermehren Holm

No. 7, 8 pages, included in Bøygen 1/2021, with poetry by Victoria Xardel (trans. Jørn H. Sværen)

No. 8, 8 pages, included in Samtiden 2/2021, with fragments by Heraclitus (trans. Gina Othelie Green)

No. 9, 12 pages, included in Vagant 1/2021, with poetry by Cia Rinne og Peter Thörneby

No. 10, 2 pages, included in Prosopopeia 1–2/2021, with poetry by Casper André Lugg

No. 11, 10 pages, included in Vagant 2/2021, with poetry by Svein Jarvoll and Arve Kleiva

No. 12, 10 pages, included in Lyrikvännen 4/2021, with poetry by Mara Lee

No. 13, 4 pages, included in CHATEAUX 10, with poetry by Jenny Tunedal

No. 14, 8 pages, included in Bokvennen Litterær Avis 11–12/2021, with monostiches by Gunnar Berge, Beata Berggren, Helena Eriksson, Andreas Vermehren Holm, Martin Högström, Siw-Anita Kirketeig, Arve Kleiva, Mara Lee, Casper André Lugg, Cia Rinne, Peter Thörneby, Jenny Tunedal and Vemund Solheim Ådland

Coming soon

No. 15, 18 pages, included in Vagant 3–4/2021 — in preparation

No. 16 — in preparation

No. 17 — in preparation

No. 18 — in preparation

No. 19 — in preparation

No. 20 — in preparation

Some issues will be published on this web page one year after publication in print.


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