Emiliya Pesochyna

About the Author:

Emiliya Pesochyna

Emiliya Pesochyna was born in Kharkiv to a family of physicians; she is a doctor of medicine. In 2001, she emigrated to Germany, where she works as a physician. She published four collections of poems; her poems and prose pieces have been published in many Russian-language literary magazines, such as “Etazhdnai”, “Vitrazhi”, “Artikl”, “Novy Zhurnal”, “Novy Svet”, “Lava”, “Novy Kontinent”, “Vremena”, and others. Her poems and prose are included in international anthologies such as “Emigrant Lyre”, “45th Parallel”, etc. She wrote hundreds of songs on her poems. She is a laureate and finalist of the international literary contests “Emigrant Lyre”, “Russian Hoffman”, etc. Her poems appear in many anti-war anthologies.

by Ian Probstein

A new collection of poems by Ian Probstein. (In Russian)

by Ilya Perelmuter (editor)

Launched in 2012, “Four Centuries” is an international electronic magazine of Russian poetry in translation.

by Ilya Ehrenburg

Ilya Ehrenburg (1891–1967) was one of the most prolific Russian writers of the twentieth century.  Babi Yar and Other Poems, translated by Anna Krushelnitskaya, is a representative selection of Ehrenburg’s poetry, available in English for the first time.

by William Conelly

Young readers will love this delightful work of children’s verse by poet William Conelly, accompanied by Nadia Kossman’s imaginative, evocative illustrations.

by Maria Galina

A book of poems by Maria Galina, put together and completed exactly one day before the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. This is Galina’s seventh book of poems. With translations by Anna Halberstadt and Ainsley Morse.

by Aleksandr Kabanov

The first bilingual (Russian-English) collection of poems by Aleksandr Kabanov, one of Ukraine’s major poets, “Elements for God” includes poems that predicted – and now chronicle – Russia’s aggression against Ukraine.

Three Questions. A Documentary by Vita Shtivelman
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Poetry Reading in Honor of Brodsky’s 81st Birthday
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