Author: Ivan Baio

Ivan Baio writes for L’Unità, Stilos and other newspapers. He has written several essays and short story collections and the novel Cosa vuoi fare dal grande? (Del Vecchio). He is the inventor, under the pen name Ben Apfel, of the blovel (a novel published through a blog) with farefuorilamedusa, which has had 150.000 so far.


Machines. Past and future. Six high-technology “devices” give voice to man’s dark side. Six mechanical “baits” that inexorably drag into the light those aspects of our “humanity” that we would much rather keep hidden. Amongst mad scientists, depressed entrepreneurs, vain children, chaste pedophiles and lonely young soccer players, the stories […]
Genre: Literary

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