POLINA BARSKOVA

POLINA BARSKOVA is a Saint Petersburg-born poet, prose writer, and scholar. She has authored ten collections of poems in Russian; three collections in English translation, This Lamentable City (2010), The Zoo in Winter (2010), and Relocations (2013); and a collection of short stories in Russian, The Living Pictures (2014), for which she was awarded the Andrey Bely Prize (2015).