Virtual Poetry Readings by the Amherst Center for Russian Culture:
Oksana Vasyakina is a poet, an essayist, and a feminist. She lives and works in Moscow where she teaches contemporary writing at the High School of Economics. Her first book "Women's Prose" was published in 2016, the second, "Fierce Wind" in 2019. Her works are translated into English and Italian.
Igor Bulatovsky is a poet, literary critic, translator from Yiddish and French, publisher. He authored 10 books of poetry. Bulatovsky received Joseph Brodsky Foundation Prize for poetry and was shortlisted for Andrey Bely Prize. Lives in Saint Petersburg.