Bučiūtė Diana

Diana Bučiūtė – translator.
She was born 24 September, 1955 in Rokiškis.
In 1973 she finished Vilnius 21st Secondary school. In 1973 she finished her studies of Lithuanian language and literature with specialization of classical philology. She worked at the Lithuanian Central Archive, Republic Library. From 1982 till 1995 she worked at publishing house “Vaga” as an editor of translated literature and from 2001 till 2010 she worked at publishing house “Alma littera”. Now she works as an editor at publishing house “Baltos lankos”.
A member of Lithuanian Writers' Union since 1994.

B i b l i o g r a p h y :
T r a n s l a t i o n s   f r o m   F r e n c h :
Pascal Lainé. Nėrėja: novella. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1992.
Roger Grenier. Folija: novella. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1992.
André Maurois. Meilės klimatas: novel. – Vilnius: Amžius, 1992.
Markizas de Sadas. Fakselanž, arba Tuščiagarbystės klaidos. – Vilnius: Lege artis, 1993.
André Gide. Pastoralinė simfonija: novel. – Vilnius: Tyto alba, 1994.
Raymond Radiguet. Velnio apsėstas: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 1995.
Honoré de Balzac. Sviediniu žaidžiančios katės namai: novella. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1996.
François Mauriac. Fariziejė: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 1996.
Simone de Beauvoir. Antroji lytis (together with V. Tauragienė). – Vilnius: Pradai, 1996.
Pierre Louÿs. Moteris ir pajacas: novel. – Vilnius: Andrena, Dictum, 1997.
Vercors. Silva: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 1998.
François Mauriac. Frontenakų paslaptis: novel. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1999.
Marcel Schwob. Monelės knyga. Vaikų kryžiaus žygis. – Vilnius: Andrena, Dictum, 1999.
Jean-Baptiste Evette. Žordanas Fantomas: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2000.
Elie Wiesel. Liepsnojančios sielos: portraits and legends of Hasidean wisemen. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2002.
Jacques Le Goff. Viduramžių vaizduotė. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2003.
Dominique Barbéris. Kengūros. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2004.
Amélie Nothomb. Gyvsidabris. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2004.
Michel Tournier. Kasparas, Melchioras ir Baltazaras: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2004.
Michel Schneider. Įsivaizduojamos mirtys: essay. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 2004.
Claude Lecouteux. Germanų mitologijos žodynas. – Vilnius: Aidai, 2006.
Joris-Karl Huysmans. Atvirkščiai: novel. – Vilnius: Vaga, 2008.
Romain Gary. Emile‘io Ajaro gyvenimas ir mirtis. – Vilnius: Baltos lankos, 2012.
Laurent Binet. HHhH: novel. – Vilnius: Sofoklis, 2013.
Hallgrímur Helgason. 1000° moteris: novel. – Vilnius: Alma litera, 2015.
Simona Weil. Sunkis ir malonė. – Vilnius: Katalikų pasaulis, 2015.

T r a n s l a t i o n s   f r o m   m o d e r n   G r e e k :
Stratis Mirivilis. Gyvenimas kape: novel. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1986.
Menelajas Lundemis. Dangus niaukiasi: novel. – Vilnius: Vyturys, 1989.
Nakties dovana: Greek short stories. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 1997.
Kostas Asimakopulos. Belaisvių karta: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 1997.
Nikos Kazantzakis. Kapitonas Michalis: novel. – Vilnius: Vaga, 2002.
Ioanna Karystiani. Mažoji Anglija: novel. – Vilnius: Vaga, 2006.

T r a n s l a t i o n s   f r o m   E n g l i s h :
Isaac Bashevis Singer. Vergas: novel. – Vilnius: Alma littera, 1997.

A w a r d s :
1998 Greek literature translators award of the 1998 for the translation of anthology of Greek short stories.
2002 Lithuanian PEN centre award.
2010 St. Jeronimus award for the important works for the last three years in the field of literary translation.
2013 Juozas Keliuotis literary award for professional translations of literature.
2014 Literary editor's award “Auksinė lupa”.