The Joseph Brodsky/ Stephen Spender Prize for the translaton of Russian poetry into English
The Joseph Brodsky/Stephen Spender Prize for the translation of Russian poetry into English is now open for entries...
Judged by Sasha Dugdale, Catriona Kelly and Glyn Maxwell, this new prize celebrates the long friendship between Joseph Brodsky and Stephen Spender, as well as the rich tradition of Russian poetry. The prizes are: £1,500 (first), £1,000 (second) and £500 (third). The deadline is 31 August 2012 and the competition is open to entrants wordwide.