Ilya Bernstein, born in Moscow, is a poet and translator, living in the nether-reaches of northern Manhattan. He is the translator of books by Italian architectural theorist Remo Guidieri, including Argonautics, and has also translated poetry and children's stories by Daniil Kharms. Ilyas poetry, prose, and translations have appeared in Ars Interpres,Circumference, Fulcrum, 6x6, Persephone, Moon City Review, and Res. He is the editor of Osip Mandelstam: New Translations (UDP, 2006).
Visiting artist at Arts Letters & Numbers Summer Workshop 2013 and 2014.