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Three Short Stories by Kristina Sabaliauskait? She is the author of three run- away best-selling novels (Silva rerum, Silva rerum II, and Silva rerum III), covering. Art historian Kristina Sabaliauskaitė is currently the most widely read living Lithuanian fiction author. Her tetralogy of historical novels, Silva Rerum (–16 ). Occupation Novelist art historian. Genre Historical, Nationality Lithuanian Notable works Silva rerum. Kristina Sabaliauskaitė Kristina Sabaliauskait Vikipedija.

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The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth is almost absent from the contemporary Polish fiction. The personal attitudes of the characters reveal universal things If you have concerns about how we have used your personal information, you also have the right to complain to a privacy regulator.

All krisyina these novels became the award-winning long rerun number-one bestsellers and were received with much anticipation from readers and critics, with the first print runs completely selling out in a few days time the first print run of ‘Silva Rerum IV’ was sold out in 3 days time. Yes, it is in a very good taste and style. And to know, how to laugh kristija cry at the same time – it is already an achievement In Vilnius Wilno Vilna: Read ‘A Flyer’… 11 days ago. Her stories flow easily and she is not keen on artificial stylistic adornments nor wants to prove that the literature of quality has to be hard to read.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Asbaliauskait Policy. I praise this historical novel for it performs a small miracle. But what disturbs his soul, why is he doubtful when he looks into the black starry sky above Vilnius, what reminiscences make his heart to skip a beat and why he is convinced that a long time ago proclaimed dead Vilnius Basilisk which feeds islva fanatism, darkness of mind and impurities of conscience, has ressurected and adapted to the spirit of the new times?


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One-page-long billowing sentences, carved like marble monuments are justified by their meaning and content, they mobilise and captivate attention to everything that the author desires to tell. A truly monumental text was born.

Kristina Sabaliauskaitė – Literature

It will arouse your imagination and will give you an aesthetic pleasure through the magnificent language of, in fact, a very complex novel. The comparison with Marguerite Yourcenar’s L’Oeuvre au noir is tempting, but this is the text of a different kind [ I was not dissapointed. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The London Book Fair: If someone would ask me what is it about, what so serious and important happens in it that has touched me so much, I would reply, that it is, simply, a book about the life [ The three Baltic countries Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, are the Market Focus at London Book Fair in and we have prepared a feast of literary delights for you to get to know some Baltic writers.

Surprised in a way, that only the Baroque can surprise — when you look at the image and suddenly realise, that it is much more than you thought.

A poetry of life, which strikes you at different stages of life and is experienced by every sensitive human. I must confess, I opened this book with anxiety. So why did Jan Maciej Narwoysz feel fear each time he opened his family silva and took the quill in his hand? Under the roof of one sentence she places images, history, dialogues, thoughts, descriptions and emotions, and they follow each other as the perfectly placed musical notes of an experienced composer.

She is the only one who tells our own history so convincingly and we grab it as the blind people the probbing cane, we devour it in huge bites and drink it in gulps of a thirsty traveller. Sign Up to the Newsletter. This page was last edited on 17 Decemberat Enter your email address to subscribe: Nowadays a rare author uses such colourful, artistic and noble language’ [8]. Catch our delegation of fabulous Baltic writers in conversation at Olympia.


Contents kai knygos prabyla marijus gailius ir kristina sabaliauskait Kristina sabaliauskait ci g dalszy rozmowy xi garni Career References. To subscribe to the newsletter, until further notice, please press the subscribe button. Critics have remarked on the paradox of prose that is very intellectual and multi-layered, but with her books being mesmerising page-turners.

In she debuted with a historical novel ‘Silva Rerum’ published by Baltos Lankos Publishers about krixtina life of a noble Narwoysz family inthe period after The Deluge. For almost a decade she worked as a foreign correspondent in London and together with that experience she also brings a profound academic knowledge and a refined, rich, innovative literary language.

In it was shortlisted by the Institute of Lithuanian Literature among sabaliausait twelve most creative books. Career In she debuted with a historical derum Silva rerum published by Baltos lankos about the life of a noble family inthe period after The Deluge.

British Council may silvva the information you provide for the purposes of research and service improvement, to ask for feedback in the form of questionnaires and surveys. These short stories play the game with the reader. The Latvian translation of ‘Silva Rerum’ was published in to rave reviews, comparing it to the work on the level of Salman Rushdie and Umberto Eco.