Jurga Ivanauskaitė

Jurga Ivanauskaitė (1961–2007) remains one of the most loved Lithuanian writers, in spite of her untimely death. A graphic artist …

Antanas A. Jonynas

Antanas A. Jonynas (born 1953) is one of the best-known Lithuanian poets. He made his debut in 1977 and since …

Saulius Tomas Kondrotas

Saulius Tomas Kondrotas (born 1953) left the Soviet Union in its last years and moved to the West, firstly to …

Laura Sintija Černiauskaitė

Laura Sintija Černiauskaitė (born 1976) is the first Lithuanian to receive the European Union Prize for Literature. Her prose is very …

Eugenijus Ališanka

Eugenijus Ališanka (1960) was born into a family of deportees deep in Russia, and did not see Lithuania for the …

Vytautas V. Landsbergis

Vytautas V. Landsbergis (1962) is a sort of Jack-of-all-trades, a filmmaker, musician and theatre director. However, his fame rests on his books …

Vanda Juknaitė

Vanda Juknaitė (1949) debuted in 1983. She was not particularly prolific as a fiction writer: one collection of short stories …