Festival Internazionale
di Letteratura a Venezia
3 6 Aprile 2019

Essential bibliography

Božja kost’/Dievakaulis, Symposium, 2002;

Iš neparašytų istorijų, Vaga, 2002;

Dievakaulis, Lietuvos rašytojų sąjungos leidykla, 1999;

Peleno miestas, Regnum, 1995;

Lygiadienis, Vaga, 1991.

Eugenijus Ališanka LITHUANIA

Incroci di poesia contemporanea 2

Friday, 5 April — 12.00 pm — Auditorium S. Margherita Ca' Foscari


Eugenijus Ališanka was born in Barnaul, Russia, in 1960, and has lived in Vilnius since 1962. He worked at the Institute of Art and Culture, at the Lithuanian Writers' Union and as editor-in-chief of the magazine The Vilnius Review, published in English and Russian. He has published seven collections of poems, four books of essays, and several translations. His poems have been translated into more than twenty languages. He has been awarded numerous prizes, including Poetry Spring and Jotvingiai Prizes for best poetry books of the year in 2012 and 2017. He is a member of the Lithuanian Writers’ Union and a member of the Lithuanian PEN Club. 

Booking is now closed, but there are still some seats available. We advise you to come to the venue 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the event.

Eugenijus Ališanka, Carl-Christian Elze and Chris Mann will be presented by


Pietro U. Dini — Università di Pisa


Marco Fazzini — Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia


The conversation will be multilingual (simultaneous translation from Italian to English available); free admission, booking required.

This event is sponsored by Centro Tedesco di Studi Veneziani, L'Incaricata del Governo Federale di Germania per la Cultura e i Media, Lithuanian Culture Insitute and Poetry Vicenza

In collaboration with Dipartimento di Studi Linguistici e Culturali Comparati