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ANTONINO CONTILIANO
                                   ANTONINO CONTILIANO
                                    ANTONINO CONTILIANO


                                           B I O G R A P H Y


                                 T  r  a  n  s  l  a  t  e  d     b  y     P  i  n  a     P  i  c  c  o  l  o
                                                     Antonino Contiliano lives in Marsala, on

                                                    the island of Sicily in Italy. He was editor
                                                    of literary journals such as  “Impegno80”
                                                    and  “  Spiragli”  and  belonged  to  the
                                                    Antigruppo  siciliano.  In  the  Eighties  he
                                                    was  a  member  of  the  organizing
                                                    committee  for  the  “Encounters  Among
                                                    Mediterranean  Peoples”  conferences
                                                    held in Mazara del Vallo. He is a regular
                                                    contributor  to  many  journals  and  has
                                                    published  many  essays  and  poetry
                                                    collections. His works include:    Il  flauto
                                                    del fauno (The flute of the faun, 1981), Il
                                                    profumo  della  terra    (The  scent  of  the

                                                    earth,  1983),  Gli  albedi  del  sole  (The
                                                    albedos  of  the  sun,  1988),  Exilul  utopiei
                                                    (1990), L'utopia di Hannah Arendt (1991),
                                                    La  contingenza/Lo  stupore  del  tempo
                                                     (The contingency / The wonder of time,
                                                    1995),  Kairós  desdichado  (1998  ),  La
                                                    Soglia dell’esilio (The Threshold of exile,
                                                    2000),  Terminali  and    Muquenti  /
                                                    Paradossi  (  2005  ),  Tempo  spaginato  /
                                                    Chi-asmo      (2007),  Il  tempo  del  poeta
                                                    (2009),  Ero  (s)  diade  /  La  binaria  dell'
                                                    asiento  (2010),  OnDevaStar  (  2015),
                                                     Futuro  eretico  (Heretical  future,  2016).
                                                    He  was  the  editor  for  the  following
                                                    books of anonymous collective poetry:
                                                    Compagni di strada caminando ( 2003),
                                                    Marcha      Hacker/Laughter         cyberfreak
                                                    (2005 ),

                                                    'Elmotell blues (2007),
                                                    Noi Rebeldía 2010,  We are winning wing
                                                    ( 2012) and Noi Rebeldía 2014, L'ora zero
                                                    (2014).


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