Sergey Gandlevsky 
Author

Poems

Original

Übersetzung

Стансы russian

Translations: en

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[Что-нибудь о тюрьме и разлуке...] russian

Translations: en

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[Самосуд неожиданной зрелости...] russian

Translations: en

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[Так любить — что в лицо не узнать...] russian

Translations: fr

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[Фальстафу молодости я сказал «прощай»...] russian

Translations: pl nl

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[Будет всё. Охлаждённая долгим трудом...] russian

Sergey Gandlevsky 
Author

photo © Dmitry Kuzmin
* 21.12.1952, Moscow, Russia
lives in: Moscow, Russia

Sergey Gandlevsky emerged as an important underground poet in the 1970s and 80s. A graduate of Moscow State University, he later took small jobs as school teacher, tourist guide, and security guard. He was a member of the 1970s group of poets "Moscow Time," along with Aleksey Tsvetkov, Alexander Soprovsky, and Bakhyt Kenzheev. Gandlevsky began publishing his poems in late 1980s and today is one of the most published contemporary Russian poets. 

                                           
 photo © Dmitry Kuzmin
Publications
  • Rasskaz

    Kniga stikhotvoreniy

    Moskau: Moskovskiy rabochiy, 1989

  • Prazdnik

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushkinskiy fond, 1995

  • Konspekt

    Stikhotvoreniya

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushinskiy fond, 1999

  • Poryadok slov

    Stikhi, povest’, p’esa, esse

    Ekaterinburg: U-Faktoriya, 2000

  • Naiti okhotnika

    Stikhotvoreniya. Retsenzii. Esse

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushkinskiy fond, 2002

  • Nekotoryie stikhotvoreniya

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushkinskiy fond, 2008

  • Opyty v stikhakh

    Moskau: Zakharov, 2009

  • Trepanatsiya cherepa

    Povest'

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushkinskiy fond, 1996

  • Poeticheskaya kukhnya

    Stat'i o poezii

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushkinskiy fond, 1998

  • nrzb

    Roman

    Moskau: Inostranka, NF «Pushkinskaya biblioteka», 2002

  • Strannyie sblizheniya

    Esse o poezii

    Saint-Petersburg: Pushkinskiy fond, 2004

  • Opyty v proze

    Moskau: Zakharov, 2007

  • Bezdumnoye byloye

    Avtobiograficheskaya proza

    Moskau: Astrel’, Corpus, 2012

  • A Kindred Orphanhood

    Selected Poems

    Translated from Russian by Ph. Metres

    Brookline, MA: Zephyr Press, 2006

Awards
  • 1996 Little Booker Prize

  • 1996 Anti-Booker Prize for poetry

  • 2000 Northern Palmira Prize for poetry

  • 2003 Apollon Grigoriev Prize

  • 2009 Moscow Count / Moskovsky Schet for the best poetry collection of the year

  • 2010 "The Poet" National Award

Links
  • Sergey Gandlevsky @ Faces of Russian Literature (Russian)

    Pictures of the poet

    Website
  • Sergey Gandlevsky @ New Russian Literary Map (Russian)

    Biography, bibliography, critical reviews, links

    Website
  • Sergey Gandlevsky @ PennSound (English)

    Sound recordings

    Website