Valzhyna Mort

Valzhyna Mort

Biography

Valzhyna Mort is the author of Factory of Tears and Collected Body (Copper Canyon Press). She is a recipient of a Lannan Foundation Fellowship, Poetry’s Bess Hokin Prize, an Amy Clampitt Fellowship, and the Gulf Coast Prize in Translation. Born in Minsk, Belarus, she teaches at Cornell University and writes in English and Belarusian. Her most recent book in Belarusian came out in Minsk in 2017.

Photo Credit: Tania Kapitonova

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Events with Valzhyna Mort

Oppression Rewritten

07 May 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Poets House
10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282

The Politics of Poetry: Dissenting Poetics

08 May 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Old American Can Factory
232 3rd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215