Diana Manole is an award-winning proudly hyphenated Romanian-Canadian postcommunist, postcolonial, and immigrant interdisciplinary writer, artist, and scholar. She holds a PhD from the Centre for Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies at the University of Toronto and has worked on numerous projects as a theatre director, dramaturge, and playwright.
This collection, compiled, translated, and edited by poet and scholar Ian Probstein, provides Anglophone audiences with a powerful selection of Mandelstam’s most beloved and haunting poems.
This collection of personal essays by a bi-national Russian/U.S. author offers glimpses into many things Soviet and post-Soviet: the sacred, the profane, the mundane, the little-discussed and the often-overlooked. What was a Soviet school dance like? Did communists go to church? Did communists listen to Donna Summer? If you want to find out, read on!