Luigi Monteferrante

Residence: Vasto Marina, Italy

A Canadian author/composer, Luigi’s recent poetry has been published in: Quills Canadian Poetry, Fractions, Neon, Forma Fluens, Poesia/Indiana Bay, Motel 58, Word Slaw, poetryfriends, kudos, Sonar 4, Poet’s Ink Review, The Battered Suitcase/Vagabondage Press, Twisted Tongue, Danse Macabre, Language & Culture, Kritya, Burst Now, Yellow Mama, greenbeard, Glass Poetry Journal, Wow, Orbis, Faraway Journal, riverbabble, Blueprint Review, Unheard Magazine, Toucan (Summer 2010), Accenti, Sex & Murder, Sparkbright, Record. Short stories in: Chicago Quarterly Review (2); Happy; Taylor Trust. From poetry to song, and experimental music, he’s enjoyed airplay on Studio 8 (Washington), Canada’s CBC 3, Fleet FM (NZ). Since his residency at STEIM, Amsterdam’s prestigious experimental music center, August 2009, Luigi has been writing for the stage, with a musical and several plays. His formations are: Gang of Tolstoy McMonty Electro Cafe Orchestra Luigi’s MUSIC: GANG OF TOLSTOY Manufacturers of Music for the Savant-Garde MCMONTY Gritty Music & Streetwise Poetics ITALIAN JAZZ ARMADA

Date: June 4, 2010