Erika Drungytė

Born in 1971 in Kaunas, Lithuania.
BA in Lithuanian Philology and Theatrology, University of Klaipeda, 1994.
MA in Philology, University of Klaipeda, 1995.
PhD in the Humanities, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, 2002.
Secondary school teacher of the Lithuanian literature and language, 1995- 1996.
Lecturer at Vytautas Magnus University, 1996 - 2002.
Producer and programme presenter of a radio programme on literature at the Lithuanian National Radio, of the literary saloon at G. K. Slavinskas gallery and of the international gallery project “View-Word-Sound”, 1997/1998.
Author: several collections of poems, 1998, 2003, 2008.
Translator from Latvian: Liana Langa “Vienisieji / Bezpiederigie”, Nemunas, Kaunas, 2008.
Since 2003 work for the division of culture at the Kaunas city municipality.
Since 2010 board member of the Lithuanian Union of Writers.

drungytee (at) gmail.com