iván BRAVE

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For poems alongside translations, consider: Relative Genitive, about Father and Son

For poems alongside translations, consider: Relative Genitive, about Father and Son

10 October 2018

Relative Genitive is a brilliant book, presenting the original work of poet-translator Val Vinokur, alongside his translations of works by two of the 20th century’s most influential Russian poets, Osip Mendalstam and Vladimir Mayakovsky. Seriously, full of tasty sounds and bright woven text, simply brilliant. I should know, I was Val Vinokur’s student for two […]