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EU support sought for renovation of Lithuanian poet's museum in Kaliningrad region

EU support is being sought for the renovation of the 18th century Lithuanian poet Kristijonas Donelaitis ' memorial museum in the Russian exclave of...

National museum selects exhibits for Donelaitis museum in Kaliningrad region

The Lithuanian National Museum has selected exhibits to be displayed at a memorial museum of Kristijonas Donelaitis , a Lutheran pastor and poet who wrote...

President unveils renovated Donelaitis monument at Vilnius University

On Monday, President Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the students of Vilnius University (VU) on the occasion of the New Academic Year and unveiled a...

Why Donelaitis’ Metai is on par with Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey (3)

The Lithuanian epic poem Seasons ( Metai ) is a canonic masterpiece of early Lithuanian literature written by Kristijonas Donelaitis around 1765–1775 in...

New fonts help reinterpret canonical work by 300-year-old Lithuanian writer

The nearly year-long commemoration of the 300th birth anniversary of Kristijonas Donelaitis pays tribute to the Prussian-Lithuanian pastor and poet whose...