Vasyl Makhno

Vasyl Makhno is a Ukrainian poet, prose writer, essayist, and translator. He is the author of 14 collections of poetry, the most recent of which is One Sail House (2021). Two collections, Thread and Other New York Poems (2009) and Winter Letters (2011), have appeared in English, and a third, Paper Bridge, is forthcoming from Plamen Press in an English translation by Olena Jennings. Makhno is the recipient of Kovaliv Fund Prize (2008), Serbia’s International Povele Morave Prize in Poetry (2013), the BBC Book of the Year Award (2015), and the Ukrainian-Jewish Literary Prize “Encounter” (2020).  Makhno currently lives with his family in New York City.