Matvei Yankelevich

Matvei Yankelevich’s books and chapbooks include Boris by the Sea (Octopus Books), The Present Work (Palm Press), The Nature Poetry of Matvei Yankelevich (Knock-Off) and Writing in the Margin (Loudmouth Collective). His writing has appeared in Action Yes!, Boston Review, Big Bell, Damn the Caesars, Fence, Open City, Tantalum, Typo, Wobbling Roof, Zen Monster, and others. His translations from Russian have cropped up in Calque, Circumference, Harpers, New American Writing, Poetry, and the New Yorker and in some anthologies. His translations of Daniil Kharms were collected in Today I Wrote Nothing: The Selected Writings of Daniil Kharms (Ardis/Overlook). He edited a portfolio of Contemporary Russian Poetry and Poetics for the magazine Aufgabe (No. 8, Fall 2009).