Kevin M. F. Platt
Kevin M. F. Platt is chair of the Program in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Pennsylvania. His scholarly work is focused on Russian poetry, culture and history. His translations of Russian poetry have appeared in World Literature Today, Jacket2, Fence, Common Knowledge, and other journals. He was the editor and lead translator of Modernist Archaist: Selected Poems by Osip Mandelstam.