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Born in 1948 in Pistoia, where he still resides today, Carifi is known for his philosophical writings and for his intense poetic activity, influenced his friendship with Piero Bigongiari and by his translations into Italian of Hesse, Rousseau, Racine, Bataille, Trakl and Simone Weil.

Alive with the wisdom, artistry, and emotion of more than 250 poets from nearly one hundred countries, this anthology celebrates the multifaceted experience of contemporary manhood.