‘Mitosis’ by Italo Calvino, translated by Martin McLaughlin

For what is more romantic than molecules?

First published in Italian in Ti Con Zero, Guilio Einaudi, 1967, and in English in Time and the Hunter, Cape, 1970. Also available in The Complete Cosmicomics, Penguin Modern Classics, 2009. Available to read online here

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