Dimiter Kenarov

Dimiter Kenarov is a freelance journalist, poet, literary critic, translator – a writer, really. He was born and raised in Sofia, Bulgaria, studied in the United States (Middlebury College; University of California – Berkeley), and now lives mostly on the road. He is the author of two collections of Bulgarian poetry and a books of translations of the selected poems of Elizabeth Bishop and one of Jack Gilbert's poems. His English-language writing has appeared in Esquire, Outside, The Nation, The Atlantic, Foreign Policy, The International New York Times, and The Virginia Quarterly Review, among many others. His work has also been anthologized three times in The Best American Travel Writing (2009; 2012; 2013) and has been twice labeled “notable” in The Best American Non-Required Reading. He is a member of PEN-America and The Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria.

Isabella Rossellini on the Intersections Between Science and Fantasy

One of the strangest and most original things you can come across on YouTube – and as we know, there is some fierce competition there – is Green Porno by actress-model-activist Isabella Rossellini, a series about the biology and sexual habits of different creatures in the animal kingdom. A little more David Lynch than David Attenborough.