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Matvei Yankelevich

Thursday, March 3, 2016
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Storrs Campus
UConn Coop Bookstore, Storrs Center

"Writers Who Edit, Editors Who Write"

In the late 1990s, with a group of friends, Matvei Yankelevich co-founded Ugly Duckling Presse. He is a poet and translator. His books include: Small Worlds for Dr. Vogt (2015), Alpha Donut (2012), Boris by the Sea (2009), and Today I Wrote Nothing: The Selected Writings of Daniil Kharms (2009). He designs and edits many and various books for Ugly Duckling Presse, he curates the Eastern European Poets series since 2002, and coedits 6x6 magazine. He teaches at Columbia University, Queens College, CUNY, and is a member of the Writing Faculty at the Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College.


English Department (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Connecticut Writing Project, Creative Writing Program, UConn Master Calendar

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