Announced! the Joseph Brodsky and Stephen Spender Prizes for Translation, 2012

Announced! the Joseph Brodsky and Stephen Spender Prizes for Translation, 2012:

For the translation of Russian poetry into English
Judged by Sasha Dugdale, Catriona Kelly and Glyn Maxwell

First Boris Dralyuk and Irina Mashinski for ‘Field Hospital’ by Arseny Tarkovsky 
Second Iryna Shuvalova for ‘The Prayer of the Touch’ by Sergei Chegra 
Third Alexandra Berlina for ‘You can’t tell a gnat’ by Joseph Brodsky 

Commended

Huw Davies for ‘Camellia’ by Igor Irteniev
Boris Dralyuk for ‘All that Happened to Me’ by Irina Mashinski
Mark Hanin for ‘I Washed before Bed in the Yard’ by Osip Mandelstam
Katherine Young for ‘This is life: the summer house’ by Inna Kabysh

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