Boris Dralyuk

Boris Dralyuk

Boris Dralyuk is a literary translator and the Executive Editor of the Los Angeles Review of Books. His work has appeared in the Times Literary Supplement, the New Yorker, London Review of Books, the Guardian, Granta, World Literature Today, the Yale Review, New England Review, Jewish Quarterly, Poetry International, and other journals. He is the translator of several volumes from Russian and Polish, including, most recently, Isaac Babel’s Red Cavalry (Pushkin Press, 2015) and Odessa Stories (Pushkin Press, 2016). He is also the editor of 1917: Stories and Poems from the Russian Revolution (Pushkin Press, 2016), and co-editor, with Robert Chandler and Irina Mashinski, of The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry (Penguin Classics, 2015). He received first prize in the 2011 Compass Translation Award competition and, with Irina Mashinski, first prize in the 2012 Joseph Brodsky / Stephen Spender Translation Prize competition.

"Of Things and People"

Poetry, Translation
October 1, 2013