Poetry of Witness

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Newest
Poetry Against Terror
Series: Poetry of Witness, Book 1. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » General
"I started this editorial project after the murdering of so many innocents in Paris, on November 13, 2015, as a tribute to them and to the countless other victims of terror, worldwide. I started the project, but it is a collective book: a compilation of poems written by 68 poets from 43 different countries, worldwide, who are against any kind of 'terror'." (Fabrizio Frosini)
Poets Against Inequality
Series: Poetry of Witness, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
I doubt there is any concept more frequently affirmed in principle and more frequently violated in practice than 'Equality'. The poems collected in this book belong in what is called "Poetry of Witness", and we believe that this is a task that all of us have a moral obligation to pursue, because we can't accept to live in a world where extreme poverty is so widespread and inequality is the norm.
By Land & By Seas - Poetry for the Refugees
Series: Poetry of Witness, Book 3. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
In a strife ridden world it is incumbent on the part of a poet to dwell upon social issues like war, corruption, poverty, refugee influx etc... He/She should hold a mirror to life and its sufferings and joys and strive to bring each one’s life a trifle closer to the worth and meaning of man’s existence on this Earth.
Our Only World : Poetry for Planet Earth
Series: Poetry of Witness, Book 4. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Educational
The Earth is the only world we have, and the poems of this collection, filled with empathy and sensitivity, thoroughly show our deep concern for the future both of our planet and of humankind — a future that the latest executive orders coming from the White House make even less comforting.. Indeed, the prominent denier of global warming, today, is the Trump administration!
We All Are Persons: Why Gender Discrimination?
Series: Poetry of Witness. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Every day we come across stories about discrimination and even atrocities committed against women. Some of such injustices are very overt, like physical and sexual abuse; others are more 'subtle', but still unacceptable. At the root of this prejudice is a culture that belittles and subjugate women through various "norms" born out of obsolete ideals, moralities, and even the "Law of the Land"...
Time To Show Up – Poets For Democracy
Series: Poetry of Witness. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
"Time To Show Up" is an evocative title: it suggests answering a call to duty or to defense; there is the awareness that "Now My Country Needs Me" and it comes from that same source as true patriotism does –If your country is right, celebrate it; if it's wrong, reform it. Indeed, as a matter of fact, the idea of a collection of poems about Democracy came to me just because of Trump. Find out why..