Carlo Betocchi led a double life, working for decades as a surveyor and engineer building bridges, roads, and canals, while helping to found the influential literary journal, Il Frontespizio. His Tutte le poesie (Complete poems) appeared in 1984.
Audio & PodcastsThe Poetry Magazine Podcast
No Me, No You, No Opinions
Poems from Dorothea Grossman, Gisela Kraft, Carlo Betocchi, and Dan Gerber. Plus Adam Kirsch explains what gets lost in translation.
LIFE SPAN 1899–1986