Evgeny Chigrin is а poet and essayist. He has authored many books of poems; his most recent books are Погонщикк (Moscow, 2012), Неспящая бухта / A Non-Sleeping Bay (Moscow, 2014), and Подводный Шар /The Underwater Balloon (Moscow, 2015). His works were published in many literary magazines. His poems have been translated into English, Spanish, Polish, Serbian, Macedonian, Czech, Romanian, French, Arabic, Turkish, Hindi, Azerbaijani, Ukrainian, Belarusian.
In this collection, Andrey Kneller has woven together his own poems with his translations of one of the most recognized and celebrated contemporary Russian poets, Vera Pavlova.
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.