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ⓘ Boris Schnaiderman. Boris Solomonovitch Schnaiderman was a Brazilian translator, writer and essayist. He was of Jewish descent. He became a naturalized citizen ..




                                     

ⓘ Boris Schnaiderman

Boris Solomonovitch Schnaiderman was a Brazilian translator, writer and essayist. He was of Jewish descent.

He became a naturalized citizen of Brazil in 1941 and fought in World War II with the Brazilian Expeditionary Force.

In 2003 he received the Prize of Translation by the Academia Brasileira de Letras. He was the first person who translated to Portuguese classical Russian books directly from the Russian language.