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Catherine Ciepiela

Catherine Ciepiela is a scholar and translator of Russian poetry who teaches at Amherst College. She is the author of The Same Solitude, a study of the letters and poems exchanged by Marina Tsvetaeva and Boris Pasternak, coeditor with Honor Moore of The Stray Dog Cabaret, and editor of Relocations, an anthology of poetry by Polina Barskova, Anna Glazova, and Maria Stepanova, which was short-listed for the 2014 Best Translated Book Award. Her translations have appeared in the Nation, the Massachusetts Review, Seneca Review, The Common, Pequod and elsewhere. She is currently translating Barskova’s poetic essays.

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