Alexei Tsvetkov

Poet, Fiction Writer, Translator

Alexei Tsvetkov was born in 1947 in Ukraine. He studied at Odessa and Moscow State Universities. He is one of the founders of a group of poets “Moscow Time”. In 1975, he was arrested and sent into exile. He worked for radio “Liberty”. He is an author of a number of poetic, prosaic and essayistic collections. Since 2009, he has been living in New York.