Posts tagged ‘Antanas Sileika’

March 16, 2010

THE YOUNG WRITE DIFFERENTLY IN THE NEW EUROPE AND IN RUSSIA

Antanas Sileika (SLS-Lithuania), in an extended online conversation with Kathryn Kuitenbrower, makes some incisive points with regards to the differences between the work done by the new generations of writers emerging in Eastern/Central Europe and in Russia, as exemplified by two recently released anthologies: Best European Fiction 2010, edited by Aleksandar Hemon, and Rasskazy, edited by Jeff Parker and Yours-Truly.

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September 5, 2009

“Putting the lit into Lithuania” — Antanas Sileika

“In Lithuania, a writing workshop is like life, but more so. Antanas Sileika on an intense and heady literary conversation that sparked small fires and the occasional blaze.”

Check out SLS Lithuania faculty member Antanas Sileika‘s Globe and Mail article “Putting the lit into Lithuania” — a look back on the powerful setting and experience of the 2009 SLS Lithuania program.