Synopses & Reviews
This revised edition of Yevtushenko’s early poetry collects together the Russian poet’s best work from 1953, when he was twenty, to 1967. It contains such classics as “Babbi Yar,” which forms the centrepiece of Shostakovich’s 13th Symphony, “The City of ‘Yes’ and the City of ‘No,’” and “The Heirs of Stalin.”
Provides both the original Russian text and English translation for poems from the fifteen years of the author's career.
Early works by one of Russia's most powerful living poets, from 1953 to 1967.