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Your Language—My Ear: Russian and American Poets at Close Quarters

Andrei Voznesensky, Allen Ginsberg
Date and Time: 
March 3, 2015 - 6:15PM
Event Location: 
Columbia University, 116th Street and Broadway, International Affairs Building, Room 1512
Admission: 
Free

A bilingual reading in Russian and English of poetry, with discussion to follow, by four leading Russian poets from points across the geography of the Russian-Speaking world, including Shamshad Abdullaev (Fergana, Uzbekistan), Keti Chukhrov (Moscow), Alexandra Petrova (Rome), and Alexander Skidan (St. Petersburg). The poets will be joined by poet/translators Julia Dasbach (Philadelphia), Kevin M. F. Platt (Philadelphia), Alexandra Tatarsky (New York; Philadelphia) and Matvei Yankelevich (New York).

Event Sponsored By: 
Co-sponsored by Heyman Center for the Humanities, The Writing Program of the School of the Arts, Harriman Institute, Program in Hellenic Studies, Ugly Duckling Presse, Russian American Cultural Center, and Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations
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