Nastaravičius Mindaugas

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Mindaugas Nastaravičius – poet, playwright, journalist.
He was born 17 April, 1984 in Marijampolis village, Vilnius district.
In 2006 he finished his studies of journalism at Vilnius University and from 2008 till 2010 he was a free student in philosophy course. In 2011-2013 he studied literature science at Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences. He worked at various editorial offices: “Atgimimas”, “Veidas”, “15min”, etc. He has a broadcast at Lithuanian Radio and Television since 2005.
A member of Lithuanian Writers’ Union since 2014.

B i b l i o g r a p h y :
Dėmėtų akių: poems. – Vilnius: Lietuvos rašytojų sąjungos leidykla, 2010. – PK.
Mo: poems. – Vilnius: Tyto alba, 2014.

P l a y s :
Paukštyno bendrabutis, 2012 (director: Valentinas Masalskis, staged at Klaipėda Youth Theater).
Kita mokykla, 2013 (director: Valentinas Masalskis, staged at Klaipėda Youth Theater).
Demokratija, 2014 (director: Paulius Ignatavičius, staged at National Drama Theater).
Man netinka tavo kostiumas, 2014 (director: Valentinas Masalskis, staged at Klaipėda Youth Theater)

A w a r d s :
2011 Zigmas Gėlė-Gaidamavičius award for the best poetry debut of the year.
2012 Award of Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania for journalism.
2014 Julijonas Lindė-Dobilas award for poetry book “Mo”.
2015 Golden Cross of the Stage for the plays “Demokratija” and “Man netinka tavo kostiumas”.