Giedrė Kazlauskaitė

Giedrė Kazlauskaitė (b. 1980) studied Lithuanian literature at Vilnius University and has published five books of poetry, winning the Young Jotvingian Prize, the Jurga Ivanauskaitė Prize, the Writer’s Union Prize and the Most Creative Book of the Year Award. She is the editor of the weekly cultural periodical Šiaurės atėnai. She is also one of the few LGBT poets in Lithuania.