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Genya Turovskaya

Poetry $5
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Eastern European Poets Series #2. 

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From Calendar:

the body hurtles through the space
where the elevator should have been

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About the Author

Genya Turovskaya is the author of several chapbooks: Calendar (UDP 2002), The Tides (Octopus Books 2007), Dear Jenny (SUPERMACHINE 2011), and New Year's Eve (Octopus 2011). Her poetry and translations of contemporary Russian poets have appeared in Chicago Review, Conjunctions, A Public Space, Octopus, jubilat, and other publications. She is the translator of Aleksandr Skidan's Red Shifting (UDP 2008), and with Stephanie Sandler is the translator of The Russian Version by Elena Falainova, winner of the 2010 Best Translated Book Award for Poetry by Three Percent. She has been the recipient of various awards and fellowships including a MacDowell Colony Fellowship, a Montana Artist Refuge Fellowship, the Witter Bynner Translation Residency at Santa Fe Art Institute, and a Fund for Poetry grant. She holds an MFA from Bard College and lives in Brooklyn, New York.