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Issue 25 - November 2020

Illustrated diary entries by Federico Fellini.

Federico Fellini is considered to be one of the most important and influential European directors of the 20th century. Although not a diarist, he did, for many years, keep a record of his dreams, with descriptions and richly-coloured illustrations. These were given a lavish publication a few years after his death, and, more recently, have been made available in digital form.

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Competition Issue Published!

We're excited to announce the results of our inaugural arts competition, focused on the stimulus of 'antimatter'! The mind map created by our editorial team serves as inspiration for the multiple associations one can derive from the stimulus.

Discover the incredible work of the winners and finalists below!

In The News



Members of the LPB editorial team spoke to the Greek arts periodical αθηΝΕΑ about culture, the arts, and the challenges of running a magazine.

British Library

LPB is proud to be included in the British Library's UK Web Archive, which curates a selection of the best digital magazines in the UK!

National Poetry Library

LPB is proud to be named in the National Poetry Library's 'Top 4 Magazines' for April 2020.

From the Archive

From creative non-fiction, to haiku epics and short stories accompanied by original paintings, our archive has something for every taste!

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Weekly Columns

The Thread

Multi-piece explorations by the same artist

Writers are given the liberty to explore their ideas over a series of pieces. These ‘threads’ are woven together thematically or stylistically, and lightly but deftly touch on the feelings, objects, memories, and passions that pervade our days, crystallising them into psychological and artistic truth. They aim to "feel at each thread" of the mingled webs of our lives.

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Discover interlinked essays on the arts, short stories complemented by original paintings and in-depth poetic explorations!

Staying at Home

Curated Selection of our favourite pieces

Our team of editors is curating a selection of their favour pieces by international artists and writers, to provide solace in the trying global circumstances.

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Explore a curated selection of our favourite pieces


Explorations in the practice and process of translation

Writers are invited to translate pieces they admire, and provide insight on the difficulties encountered, as well as any new interpretations they discovered on the way.

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Discover new translations

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