Jakobe Mansztajn

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Jakobe Mansztajn

Jakobe Mansztajn (born 1982 in Gdańsk) is an award-winning young Polish poet and blogger. Deputy editor of the literary quarterly Korespondencja z ojcem. Author of the poetry collection Vienna high life (2009) for which he has received many awards, including the prestigious 2010 Wroclaw Silesius Award in the Début of the Year category,[1] Sztorm Roku 2010 Award founded by Gazeta Wyborcza,[2] and has also been nominated for the Gdynia Literary Award.[3] His debut collection has been described as :"one of the most distinctive in the past years in Polish literature" and gained wide critical acclaim. Translated into hebrew, english,[4] belarusian, norwegian.



  1. ^ "Wrocławska Nagroda Poetycka Silesius 2010" (in Polish). www.culture.pl (Instytut Adama Mickiewicza). Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Sztormy Roku 2010" (in Polish). www.gazeta.pl (Gazeta Wyborcza). Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Nagroda Literacka Gdynia 2010" (in Polish). www.kulturaonline.pl (Kultura Online). Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  4. ^ "OFF_Press publications". www.off-press.org (OFF_Press Publishing House). Retrieved 13 April 2011. 

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