The Poetry of Yevgeny Yevtushenko Author:Yevtushenko (translated from the Russian) 61 poems in the original Russian, with English translation on facing page. Written in the spiritual reawakening of Russian poetry following the death of Stalin, Yevtushenko's works are considered the harbinger and spearhead. Reminiscent of e.e. cummings, T.S. Elliot and modern English poets like Dickinson & Frost.