Arsenii Severin is one of the
pseudonyms of Andrei Aleksandrovich Anipko.
After graduating from high school he entered the Faculty of Philosophy
of St. Petersburg University but soon changed faculty to study ancient
and new literature where he graduated in 2001. From
2001 to 2008 he worked in the Scientific Library. M.
Gorky (St. Petersburg) and became a member of the St. Petersburg poetic
group "blind poetry" "GLAZS". He published on the internet under the
pseudonyms Jordan Kane, Andrei Nebko and Arsenii Severin. After a
serious spinal injury, he finally returned to Murmansk where he worked
as a proof-reader for the newspapers the Komsomolskaya Pravda and the
Murmansk Evening paper.