Janušaitis Edmundas

Edmundas Janušaitis – poet, bard.
He was born 22 October, 1954 in Kaunas.
In 1973 he finished J. Jablonskis Secondary school in Kaunas. In 1974-1977 he did military service at Naval Force. In 1983 he graduated from Vilnius University, Faculty of Economics. He worked as an economist and was the last administrator of Lithuanian Writers’ Union magazine “Nemunas”. He lives in Kaunas.
A member of Lithuanian Writers’ Union since 1994.

B i b l i o g r a p h y :
Bumerangas: poems. – Vilnius: Vaga, 1989.
Okupacija: poems. – Kaunas: Keturi vėjai, 1992.
Anakonda: poems. – Kaunas: V. Oškinis, 1993.
Zonos: collection of poems. – Kaunas: Oškinis, 1994.
Okupacija: poems. – Kaunas: Vaidotas Oškinis, 1995.
Pauzė: poems. – Kaunas: Vaidoto Oškinio leidykla, 1996.
Amalgama: poems. – Kaunas: Nemunas, 1998.
Ampulė: poems. – Kaunas: Naujasis lankas, 2001.
Situacija: poems. – Kaunas: Naujasis lankas, 2002.
Zondas: poems. – Kaunas: Naujasis lankas, 2003.
Ekvinokcija: collection of poetry. – Kaunas: Nemunas, 2004.
Nuo Roko iki Abelio: novel by two/ together with M. Lideikis. – Kaunas: Naujasis lankas, 2005.
Žaliakalnio brukas: novel. – Kaunas: E. Janušaitis, 2010.
Tamsa lengva / Bruko dainos: CD in memoriam of Romas Kalanta. – Kaunas: Briedis 24, 2012.
Žaliakalnis – Prisikėlimo parapija: novel of 36 dreams. – Vilnius: Lietuvos rašytojų sąjungos leidykla, 2013.
Nesupakuoti: poems. – Kaunas: Naujasis lankas, 2014.
Fronto angelas: poems. – Kaunas: Naujasis lankas, 2015.

M u s i c :
Dvigubas tikro garso DVD: Dabartyje, Kaunas: Briedis ir Alfa Pauzaras K0, 2005.
CD: Bardų žygis per Lietuvą 2007. Prioro įrašų grupė. Vilnius 2007.
CD: Bardų žygis per Lietuvą 2008. Prioro įrašų grupė. Vilnius 2008.
CD: Vilties slenkstis 2008. Bardų klubas. Vilnius 2009.
CD: Tamsa lengva 2012. Briedis 24, Kaunas 2012.

A w a r d s :
2001 3rd place in “Nemunas” short story competition for short story “Balti marškiniai”.
2003 Vytautas Tamoliūnas “1 euro” award for the first poetical tryptic: “Ampulė”, “Situacija”, “Zondas”.
2006 Silver Insignia of Honor for songs during “Akacijų alėja” festival.
2006 Diploma of Honor during 13th international music and bicycle party in Liubartov (Poland).
2010 Laureate of one poem competition for 600 years anniversary of The Battle of Grunwald.
2011 Vytautas Tamoliūnas “1 euro” award for the book “Žaliakalnio brukas”.
2011 Brass medal of Kaunas burgomaster Jonas Vileišis.
2014 Crystal of Kindness by Kaunas Municipality.
2015 Santaka Insignia of Honor (2nd degree) by Kaunas Municipality.
2015 “Kauno spauda” prize for the book “Supakuoti” during Poetry Spring festival.