(1889 - 1966)
(Born Anna Andreevna Gorenko) Russian poet, essayist, and translator.
Anna Akhmatova: Introduction
Anna Akhmatova: Principal Works
Anna Akhmatova: Primary Sources
The Soviet poet Anna Akhmatova (1889-1966) is the best-known member of the Acmeist movement. Her work is characterized by subtle understatement, careful variations in rhythm, and spontaneous recording...
Anna Akhmatova is regarded as one of the greatest Russian poets. Besides poetry, which constitutes the lion's share of her literary legacy, she wrote prose--primarily memoirs, autobiographical pieces,...