Ilya Kaminsky was born in the former Soviet Union and is now an American citizen. He is the author of Deaf Republic and Dancing in Odessa, and co-editor of The Ecco Anthology of International Poetry. He has received a Whiting Award, a Lannan Literary Fellowship, and a Guggenheim Fellowship, and was named a finalist for the Neustadt International Prize for Literature. His work has been translated into more than 20 languages.
Silence That Is Not Silence: On Ilya Kaminsky’s “Deaf Republic”
Will Brewbaker considers “Deaf Republic” by Ilya Kaminsky....