Lithuanian Culture Institute

Paulina Ciucka

Year and place of birth

1981, Hrubieszów (Poland)


Since 2017 Department of Latvian and Baltic Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Latvia
Since 2015 Department of Lithuanian Studies, Faculty of Philology, Vilnius University
Since 2014 Department of General Linguistics, East Asian Comparative Linguistics and Baltic Studies, University of Warsaw
1999 - 2004 Department of General Linguistics and Baltic Studies, University of Warsaw

Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Academy at Klaipėda University (2015 and 2016)

Since 2013, frequently participates in translators’ seminars: Tłumacze bez granic (Translators Without Borders) in Wroclaw (organised by the Polish PEN Centre and College of Eastern Europe) and Sejmik literacki (Literary Seimas) in Krasnogruda (organised by Pogranicze- Borderland Foundation) and the Lithuanian Writers' Union).


Polish - native
Translates from Lithuanian to Polish

Work activities

Since 2006 collaborates with publishing houses (Ex Libris, O-press KEW), translation agencies, internet platforms and newspapers (,,, Murator, Więź, Borussia), as well as various cultural institutions (Pogranicze - Borderland Foundation, Lithuanian Cultural Centre in Warsaw and the Lithuanian Culture Institute) as an editor, translator and author of articles, cultural journalism and fiction.
2010-2013 A reporter for the internet radio station Radio Wnet and host of the show "Litwa bliska nieznajoma" (Lithuania Close and Unknown)
2007-2008 Visa section specialist at the Lithuanian Consulate in Warsaw

2006-2007 Assistant and Head of the Library at the Lithuanian Cultural Attaché office at the Lithuanian Cultural Centre under the Lithuanian Embassy in Poland

Worth mentioning


Translated books

Alvydas Šlepikas: Mam na imię Marytė („Mano vardas – Marytė“)Wroclaw: Wydawnictwo KEW, 2015

Anthologies or anthologies translated and translated by an interpreter

Publications in periodicals

Rimvyda Valatka publication about Rūta Vanagaitė book „Mūsiškiai“, „Więź“, 2017, Nr. 1 (667) []

Aidas Marčėnas poems for EUNIC project „Poems on the Underground“ [], 2016