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Thinking About Translation...

Joseph Brodsky’s vision was for a world in which poetry unites people of all backgrounds and nationalities. A vital aspect of bringing about such a world is translation, an art in its own right. Joseph was intimately engaged in the translation of his own work. He worked closely with other...

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The Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship Fund Announces 2019 Fellowship Recipients

The Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship Fund is pleased to announce that its 2019 fellowships have been awarded to Ivan Akhmetiyev in poetry, and to Alexandra Mitlyanskaya in the visual arts. Through the Brodsky Fund’s partnerships with the American Academy in Rome and the Emily Harvey Foundation in Venice, Mr. Akhmetiyev...

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The Brodsky Fund Hires its First Executive Director

The Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fund is pleased to announced that Caroline Jennings has been hired as the Fund’s first executive director, thanks to a generous 3-year grant from the Zimin Family Foundation. 

Caroline brings to the Fund extensive experience with a non-profit cultural institution, having worked for several years at...

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The Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship Fund Announces 2018 Fellowship Recipients

The Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship Fund is pleased to announce that its 2018 fellowships have been awarded to Alexander Skidan in poetry, and to Vladimir Logutov in the visual arts. Through the Brodsky Fund’s partnerships with the American Academy in Rome and the Emily Harvey Foundation in Venice, Mr. Skidan...

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The Joseph Brodsky Fellowship Fund receives Blavatnik Family Foundation Grant

PRESS RELEASE JANUARY 10, 2018

 The Joseph Brodsky Fellowship Fund is very pleased to announce that the Brodsky Fund has received the third installment in a major multi-year grant from the Blavatnik Family Foundation. The grant supports an annual Brodsky fellow in each of the Fund’s two fields of art and...

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