Polisemie is a journal of literary criticism, founded by young scholars of the Sapienza Università di Roma, with the aim of discovering and explaining the poetry of the present through academic articles, interviews and events.


Presentation of the journal: find out more on our goals and activities.

Submit an article: Polisemie is an open submission and open access journal. Each proposal will be evaluated by the editorial board and two external anonymous peer reviewer.

Interpreting 21st Century Poetry

Sapienza Università di Roma – 16-18 April 2020

The first international conference organized by Polisemie: rivista di poesia iper-contemporanea aims to stimulate a debate on Italian and European poetry as developed during the first twenty years of our millennium.

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Polisemie: Festival of hyper-contemporary poetry (Sapienza, 24 May 2019)