Viktor Krivulin 
Author

Poems

Original

Übersetzung

Самое то russian

Translations: lv

to poem

Чудное мгнове russian

Translations: lv

to poem

Хоть бы кто russian

Translations: en

to poem

Хоть бы кто-нибудь хороший russian

Translations: en

to poem

[Ботиночки со скрипом...] russian

Translations: lv

to poem

Звёзды — не предел russian

Translations: en

to poem

Где же наш новый Толстой? russian

Translations: en

to poem

Стихи после стихов russian

Translations: it en

to poem

Зимняя песня, или Похороны бандита russian

Translations: lv

to poem

Viktor Krivulin 
Author

photo © Dmitry Kuzmin, 1999
* 09.07.1944, Kadievka (now Stakhanov), Ukraine
17.03.2001, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Viktor Krivulin spent the most of his life in Leningrad/Saint-Petersburg. He graduated in philology from Leningrad University but opted for independent cultural activity and worked mostly as a watchman, editor of short living leaflets of sanitary education etc. while heading at the same time some important institutions of Russian uncensored literature of 1970-ies, like '37' and 'Severnaya Pochta' (The Northern Post) samizdat magazines. In 1978 he became the first winner of Andrei Bely literary prize and then for more than ten years participated in running this award. Krivulin's first poetry collection was published in 1981 in Paris and was followed with the two volumes of selected poems appeared ther in 1988; his first book in his country was published in 1990. During the last decade of his life Krivulin was very active as publicist and social activist.

 photo © Dmitry Kuzmin, 1999


Publications
  • Стихи

    Париж: Ритм, 1981

  • Стихи

    В 2 томах

    Париж: Беседа, 1988

  • Обращение

    Л.: Советский писатель, 1990

  • Концерт по заявкам

    Три книги стихов трех последних лет (1990-1992)

    СПб.: Издательство Фонда русской поэзии, 1993

  • Предграничье

    Тексты 1993—94 гг.

    СПб.: Борей Art, 1994

  • Requiem

    М.: АРГО-РИСК, 1998

  • Купание в иордани

    СПб.: Пушкинский фонд, 1998

  • Стихи юбилейного года

    М.: ОГИ, 2001

  • Стихи после стихов

    СПб.: Петербургский писатель — Русско-Балтийский центр “БЛИЦ”, 2001

  • Композиции

    М.: АРГО-РИСК, Книжное обозрение, 2009

Awards
  • 1978 Премия Андрея Белого

Links
  • Viktor Krivulin @ New Russian Literary Map (Russian)

    Biography, bibliography, critical reviews, links

    Website
  • Viktor Krivulin @ Faces of Russian Literature (Russian)

    Pictures of the poet

    Website