For the first time: Chinese magazine “World Literature” with translations of Korotko’s poetry
25 June 2021

Alexander Korotko received copyright copies of the magazine “World Literature” (No. 5-6, 2021), which is distributed in China and Hong Kong, with a selection of his poetry in one stanza, translated into Chinese by the famous translator Yzin Wang. This is the first acquaintance of the Chinese reading public with the work of the poet Korotko.For example, one of the poems in Russian and translated into Chinese:

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The magazine looks worthy: modern design, excellent printing performance. Dmitry Drozdovsky, editor-in-chief of the Ukrainian magazine of foreign literature “Vsesvit”, published in today’s issue of the “Vsesvit” electronic version, in the news section, translations of poems into Chinese, as well as several photos of Alexander Korotko, on which the author examines the copiright copies of the magazine “World Literature”: