Inna Kulishova

About the Author:

Inna Kulishova
Inna Kulishova
Tbilisi, Georgia

Poet, translator, essayist, linguist. Born in Tbilisi, graduated from the Faculty of Russian Philology at Tbilisi State University. She has authored poems, essays, articles and translations published in poetry anthologies, periodicals and academic collections in Europe, America and Asia (Georgia, Russia, Israel, USA, Ukraine, England, Poland, Denmark, Belgium, Uzbekistan, etc.) Author and editor of poetry collections in Georgia, in particular co-author and compiler of Russian-language Anthology of Georgian Poetry (10th-20th centuries). Author and presenter of the video project “Frontiers and Borders” at the Center for Cultural Interaction “Caucasian House”, dedicated to both literature and interethnic, multicultural relations. (2013 – 2017). Winner of the Diogenes International Internet Short Film Festival, special diploma for “What Chairs Remember,” 2020. Author of the following books “On the Edge of the Word” (Israel, 2000) and “Frescoes in the Air” (Moscow, 2014).

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.

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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.

by Yulia Fridman

A book of poems by Yulia Fridman.

“I have been reading Yulia Fridman’s poems for a long time and have admired them for a long time.” (Vladimir Bogomyakov, poet)

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