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PUSHKIN HOUSE: Translating Russian Poetry with Sasha Dugdale, Monica Alvi & Veronica Krasnova

October 31 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

| £7 (£5)

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‘Poets and translators Moniza Alvi, Veronica Krasnova and Sasha Dugdale discuss the ways Russian poetry can be kept alive in English translation and read from their own translations of Akhmatova, Tsvetaeva and Gorbanevskaya, and contemporary Russian poetry.

This talk is part of our season: 101st km – Further Everywhere, marking the centenary of the Russian revolution with a pavilion on Bloomsbury Square dedicated to the fate of suppressed Soviet poets and celebrating their voices.’ (PH)

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Date:
October 31, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
£7 (£5)
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Website:
http://www.pushkinhouse.org/events/2017/10/31/modern-poetry-in-translation-akhmatova-tsvetaeva-and-gorbanevskaya

Venue

Pushkin House
Phone:
020 7269 9770
5A Bloomsbury Square, London, WC1A 2TA
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Website:
www.pushkinhouse.org