Grigory Kanovich

High profile ceremony for the forthcoming museum in Lithuania

On May 4, 2018 the ground-breaking ceremony for The Lost Shtetl Museum and Memorial Complex took place in the middle of Lithuania, in Š eduva. The...

First English language translation for award winning Lithuanian writer

Despite being one of Lithuania’s most prominent writers, winning an array of awards and selling more than a million copies of his novels in Russian,...

Was there an artistic underground in Soviet Lithuania?

How much space did non-conformist art and artists enjoy in a society where they were inevitably included into the Soviet state machinery? The question was...

Lost Shtetl: Sergey Kanovich's work to remember the lives and deaths of Lithuanian Jews in WW2

Poet and social activist Sergey Kanovich, who lives in Vilnius and Brussels, is currently realizing his life's work - the “Lost Shtetl” project. The...

Lithuanian Jews show support for Jewish community in Ukraine

Lithuanian Jews have shown support to the Ukrainian Jewish community which is experiencing difficult times. Last week, before the end of the Jewish...