Artist in Residence
Apr. 2017 - Mai. 2017
|Krystyna Dąbrowska (born in 1979) is a poet, translator, and essayist. She graduated from the Graphics Department of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw.|
She is the author of poetry books: Biuro podrĂłży (Travel Agency, 2006), Białe krzesła (White Chairs, 2012), Czas i przesłona (Time and Aperture, 2014). For her second book, Białe krzesła, she won Kościelski Award (2013) and the Wisława Szymborska Award (2013). Her poems were translated into English, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Swedish, Greek, French, Portuguese, Bulgarian and Chinese. They were published in various literary magazines in Poland as well as abroad (Akzente, Sinn und Form, Harperâ€™s Magazine, Quadernario LietoColle 2016).
Her translations include poems of W. C. Williams, W. B. Yeats, Thomas Hardy, Thom Gunn and Charles Simic. She translated also two early satires of Jonathan Swift (The Battel of the Books; A Tale of a Tub, published in 2013) and The Thirteen Petalled Rose. A Discourse on the Essence of Jewish Existence and Belief by Adin Steinsaltz (published in 2014).
She lives and works in Warsaw.